Police are describing the situation at the Beetham as tense as residents are expressing outrage following the shooting of 19-year-old Akiel Thomas by police.
Police are maintaining that the teen was armed.
To discourage lawless forms of protests the police say they will keep a heavy presence of officers along the highway and bus route near the area.
This is a developing story.
Two persons were arrested during a police exercise in Chaguanas. The suspects were held in connection with the discovery of a revolver and ammunition by Central Division officers.
The following is a press release from the TTPS:
A 17-year-old is among two persons arrested and a revolver and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Central Division Operations Unit, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Chaguanas district, over the weekend.