A man described by police as one of Trinidad and Tobago’s most wanted and dangerous was killed several feet away from the Freeport Police Station immediately after getting his ‘book’ signed on Orders from a Magistrate and walking out of the charge room on Saturday night around 7 pm.
Haradath “H” Solomon, 42, who had several other aliases of Mission Road Freeport, was leaving the police station,when he was gunned down. The gunmen reportedly waited outside the station in Mission Road Freeport, drove past Solomon and opened fire.
He was hit multiple times just outside the Lotto and Play Whe booth just west of the police station approximately 100 feet away. Police recovered over 16 spent shells on the scene.
Police had been monitoring Solomon after receiving intelligence that he was planning a high-profile kidnapping. Solomon was also a suspect is several kidnappings together with reputed gang leader Selwyn “Robocop” Alexis. He was also a suspect in several other crimes including robberies, break-ins and suspected to be the head of a car-stealing ring in the Chaguanas area.
In 2017 he was charged for possession of marijuana. His relatives described him as a business man. Investigations are continuing.