Officers have recovered a stolen vehicle less than 24 hours after it was reported stolen. The vehicle was recovered by Officers of the Freeport Highway Patrol while conducting a speed exercise along the Uriah Butler Highway, South Bound, Endeavor between the hours of 10 am and 12 noon on Sunday 16th October, 2022.
During the exercise officers stopped a black Honda City which was allegedly exceeding the speed limit. Upon checks the officers discovered that the vehicle was carrying false registration plates. Further enquiries revealed that the vehicle has another registration number and was stolen around 9.30 pm on Saturday 15th October, 2022 from First Avenue Barataria. The driver was arrested and handed over to the Barataria Police.
Investigations are ongoing.