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Trinidad: Flu death toll reaches 24

(TRINIDAD EXPRESS) – THE number of local deaths from the influenza virus has risen to 24. At the Health Ministry’s update last week, 16 fatalities were reported from the flu, with Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh appealing […]

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Trinidad cop among 2 killed in Chinatown

An off-du­ty po­lice of­fi­cer and a veg­etable ven­dor were killed Sat­ur­day night along Low­er Char­lotte Street, Port-of-Spain, af­ter a gun­man opened fire on a Beetham man who man­aged to es­cape with mi­nor in­juries. The in­ci­dent […]

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Trinidad: Stray bullet misses student, grazes teacher

(Trinidad Guardian) Gun­men climbed on­to rooftops of the Plan­nings at Up­per and Low­er Nel­son Street and fired off “warn­ing/mes­sage” gun­shots at each oth­er yes­ter­day morn­ing when five stray bul­lets end­ed up pen­e­trat­ing a class­room at the […]

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Trinidad: Female off-duty cop and friend shot

(Trinidad Guardian) Po­lice are in­ves­ti­gat­ing the shoot­ing of an­oth­er po­lice of­fi­cer in one day. Ac­cord­ing to po­lice re­ports, 31-year-old Jew­el Whar­ton-Prescott of Ari­ma was shot in Mal­abar on Sat­ur­day night.The of­fi­cer, who is at­tached to the […]