POLICE have arrested a 25-year-old relative in connection with the murders of a grandmother, mother and son at a house in San Juan on Friday afternoon.
The grandmother of 15-month-old Sirah Williams Paris stood near the child’s butterfly-sticker-covered casket yesterday and begged for people to stop blaming her.
Acting Police Commissioner McDonald Jacob said last night he was in the dark over a news release issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), inviting the media to a news conference today with “Mr McDonald Jacob” and “Mr Gary Griffith”.
“Mr Gary Griffith” is expected to announce that he is “relinquishing” the acting appointment of Commissioner of Police at a news conference scheduled for noon today at the Police Administration Building in Port of Spain.
Gary Griffith has sounded an alarm over four senior police officers who are in the running for the position of the country’s next top cop, but who continue to be on active duty and involved in investigations.
Sherry Persad, president of the Trinidad and Tobago Members Club Association (TTMCA), says the casino industry is grateful to be able to reopen under the Government’s Covid-19 “safe zone” initiative.