POS CID seize $800k generator and arrest three

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POS CID seize $800k generator and arrest three

Three persons were arrested, and a generator recovered during an intelligence-led anti-crime exercise conducted by officers of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID)Port of Spain Division.

The exercise was conducted yesterday, 26th January 2023, in the Carlsen Field area, between the hours of 9am and 6 pm.

The officers proceeded to a scrap dealership in Carlsen Field after they received pertinent information about the larceny of a generator valued at $800,000, which occurred on 9th February 2021. When the officers searched the premises they discovered the generator, which was seized, and three persons were subsequently arrested.

The exercise was supervised by ACP Winston Maharaj, Senior Superintendent Ramkhelawan, and Superintendent Pariman, Inspector Mohammed, and was conducted by Cpl Forgenie, Cpl Rambaran, Corporal Kennedy, PCs Brown, Jawahir, Samaroo, O’ Garro, and Dover
Investigations are continuing, as more arrests are imminent.