TT Murders March 2017Los Angeles Post-Examiner

TT Murders March 2017

March Murders – 2017

Compiled by Freelance Journalist – Marcia Braveboy

Contact: marciabraveboy@gmail.com Twitter: @mbraveboy

  1. Kevin Fuller, shot multiple times, died on the spot on Wellington Road, while liming in Debe on Thursday, March 2nd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170303/news/screams-for-murdered-men Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/three-die-san-fernando-shooting
  2. Terry Edwards, shot multiple times, died on the spot on Wellington Road, while liming in Debe on Thursday, March 2nd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170303/news/screams-for-murdered-men Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/three-die-san-fernando-shooting
  3. Sanjay Mahabir, shot multiple times, Wellington Road, while liming in Debe on Thursday, March 2nd. He died at hospital. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170303/news/screams-for-murdered-men Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/three-die-san-fernando-shooting
  4. Dave George, 53, was shot twice in the head. His body was found at his farm at Coqueran Trace in Penal on Friday, March 3rd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170303/news/bloodbath Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240571.html
  5. Kofi Goodridge, 25, was shot to the head and chest while at Mendoza Lane, Petit Bourg on Friday, March 3rd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170304/news/man-25-gunned-down Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-shot-dead-petit-bourg Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240609.html
  6. Joel Solyn, was shot several times while at his home at Pregnancy Lane, La Puerta in Diego Martin on Sunday, March 5th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170305/news/la-puerta-man-shot-dead-at-home Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-shot-and-killed-diego-martin-0 Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240652.html

    7. Nykel (or Shawn) Raymond, 22, shot and killed at his home at Pelican Extension, Trou Macaque, Laventille on Sunday, March 5th. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240689.html Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-shot-dead-laventille Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170306/news/murder-in-trou-macaque 

  1. Unidentified man found chopped to death in Port of Spain at the Corners of Prince and Frederick Streets on Monday, March 6th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170306/news/murder-in-the-city-chopped-to-death Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/investigators-scene-stabbing-pos Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240689.html
  2. Christian Antonio Bennett, 20, fatally shot in the chest at Toussaint Lane in Tunapuna on Monday, March 6th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170307/news/tunapuna-shootings-one-dead-one-wounded Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240732.html
  3. Terrence “Boomy” Patrick, ISIS gang member, gunned down while liming at a house John Street, Enterprise, Chaguanas on Friday, March 10th. Patrick was shot multiple times. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240877.html Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170310/news/one-killed-3-injured
  4. Christian Mohammed, gunned down while liming at a house John Street, Enterprise, Chaguanas on Friday, March 10th. Mohammed was shot multiple times. He died at hospital. SOURCE – http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240959.html Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/second-victim-enterprise-shooting-dies
  5. Kareem Gomez (or Gomes), 25, was shot several times while at a house at Jade Gardens, Edinburg on Friday, March 10th. He died on the spot. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/chaguanas-man-shot-and-killed Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170311/news/murder-101
  6. Randy Alexander, 23, was shot multiple times while sitting in a gallery at a neighbour’s house in Diego Martin on Friday, March 10th. He died on the spot. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170311/news/murder-101 Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/diego-martin-man-shot-dead
  7. Diego “Sugar Daddy” Forde, 40, shot and killed in Claxton Bay on Saturday, March 11th while liming with friends at a parlour. He was shot multiple times. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240961.html Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170312/news/claxton-bay-gun-attack-one-killed-three-wounded Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/father-four-shot-dead
  8. Umar Andrews, 38, was shot dead in Curepe, off Brunton Road on Saturday, March 11th. His body bore several gunshot wounds. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,240996.html Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/body-found-curepe Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170313/news/curepe-murder-victim-identified
  9. Nyasha Joseph, 22, was murdered. Her body was found in the Gulf of Paria on Wednesday, March15th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170315/news/confirmed-wpc-joseph-was-murdered Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/body-found-bag-caroni-river
  10. Mervin Austin, 67, found stabbed to death in Five Rivers Arouca, on Wednesday, March 15th. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241144.html Express
  11. Fabien Eugene Ramnath, was shot dead while having a meal with friends at Simeon Road, Petit Valley on Saturday, March 18th. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/petit-valley-man-shot-and-killed Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170319/news/dad-of-four-shot-dead Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241269.html
  12. Keith Francis, 25, was shot 8 times at his work place at Southern Main Road, Pranz Gardens on Saturday, March 18th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170321/news/fourth-scrap-iron-dealer-gunned-down
  13. Alpha George, was gunned down on Nelson street in Port of Spain on Monday, March 20th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170417/news/the-life-and-death-of-alpha-george
  14. Jesse Beephan, 16, found dead in a drain behind the Waterloo Secondary School on Wednesday, March 22nd. SOURCE – Loop http://www.looptt.com/content/autopsy-reveals-teen-died-blunt-force-trauma Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170322/news/schoolboy-murder
  15. Seekumar Lalchand, 52, found murdered at his home. His hands were tied behind his back and his feet bound. SOURCE – Wednesday, March 22nd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170322/news/tied-hands-and-feet-murder-in-macoya Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241389.html
  16. Christopher Khan, shot dead at Court bar in Chaguanas on Wednesday, March 22nd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170323/news/killing-near-chaguanas-courthouse Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241446.html
  17. Matthew Algernon, 31, was shot and killed at St. George Terrace, Gonzales, Belmont on Wednesday, March 22nd, while waiting for a haircut. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241446.html Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-shot-and-killed-belmont Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170323/news/vendor-shot-dead-in-belmont
  18. Petra Manwaring, 65, was stabbed to death. She was found at her home along the Southern Main Road La Romain on Thursday, March 23rd. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170323/news/businesswoman-found-stabbed-to-death Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/pensioner-killed-la-romaine
  19. Sharlene Somai, 22, was suffocated to death and her body dumped in a cane field near her Petersfield Chaguanas home. She went missing on Tuesday and was found on Thursday, March 23rd. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/autopsy-shows-chaguanas-mother-suffocated Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170323/news/missing-sharlene-found-dead-body-dumped-in-field
  20. Unidentified man, found murdered at the San Salvado Estate, Gran Couva on Friday, March 24th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170324/news/ttec-crew-finds-decomposing-body Guardian http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2017-03-24/decomposing-body-found-gran-couva-0 Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/mans-body-found-gran-couva
  21. Sylvan Alexis, gunned down in Enterprise on Friday, March 24th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170324/news/robocop8217s-brother-gunned-down Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/fiery-protests-erupt-enterprise-following-killing-robocops-brother
  22. Nazim Hosein, 49, stabbed to death by a 29-year-old relative on Friday, March 24th. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/tags/carapo-murder
  23. Nicholas Raymond, 23, stabbed to death at the Maximun Security Prison in Golden Grove Arouca, on Saturday, March 25th. SOURCE – Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241539.html Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/prisoner-killed-maximum-security-prison
  24. Christopher Wells, 31, shot and killed on Saturday, March 25th while at a bar at Village Plaza, Pleasantville. He was shot multiple times in the head. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-shot-dead-pleasantville Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170326/news/former-community-comfort-patrol-worker-shot-in-head
  25. Marvin Allan, 35, shot several times, died on the scene in Enterprise on Sunday, March 26th, while standing alongside his vehicle. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/enterprise-violence-continues-man-shot-and-killed Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170326/news/8216reprisal-killing8217-in-enterprise-gang-war
  26. Unidentified man, found murdered on David-Toby Road, Chin Chin road, Cunupia on Sunday, March 26th. There were gunshot wounds to head and upper torso. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/mans-body-found-cunupia
  27. Patrick Isles, was gunned down in Enterprise while attending a wake on Monday, March 27th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170328/news/gunned-down-at-enterprise-wake Guardian http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2017-03-29/unease-enterprise
  28. Dillon “Fox” Grant, gunned down in St. Joseph Road, Enterprise on Tuesday, March 28th. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/another-man-shot-and-killed-enterprise Guardian http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2017-03-29/bullet-head-man-nicknamed-isis
  29. Arendell Atwell, 26, gunned down at Sea Trace, off Bagatelle Road in Diego Martin on Tuesday, March 28th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170329/news/diego-double-murder-charred-body-found-in-car-man-shot Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/two-found-dead-diego-martin
  30. Casife George, burnt to death in his vehicle at Sea Trace, off Bagatelle Road in Diego Martin on Tuesday, March 28th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170329/news/diego-double-murder-charred-body-found-in-car-man-shot Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/two-found-dead-diego-marti
  31. Garvin Douglas, 43, gunned down in Beethan Gardens on Tuesday, March 28th. SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/man-gunned-down-beetham-garden
  32. Gerard Hoyte, gunned down on Pinto Road, Arima on Wednesday, March 29th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170330/news/brothers-gunned-down-in-arima
  33. Joel Hoyte, gunned down on Pinto Road, Arima on Wednesday, March 29th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170330/news/brothers-gunned-down-in-arima
  34. Collin Letren, 25, gunned down in La Platte Village, Maraval on Thursday, March 30th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170330/news/three-dead-in-maraval-shooting Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/breaking-two-killed-maraval
  35. Kayode Critchlow, 24, gunned down in La Platte Village, Maraval on Thursday, March 30th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170330/news/three-dead-in-maraval-shooting Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/breaking-two-killed-maraval
  36. Joel Le Platte, 35, gunned down in La Platte Village, Maraval on Thursday, March 30th. SOURCE – Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170330/news/three-dead-in-maraval-shooting Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/breaking-two-killed-maraval 

Unclassified

Baby found dead: SOURCE – Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/babys-body-found-el-socorro Express http://www.trinidadexpress.com/20170318/news/dead-newborn-found-dumped-in-backyard

Skeletal remains found in Tarouba – SOURCE Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/skeletal-remains-found-tarouba

Nude body floating at sea by the Hyatt – SOURCE Newsday http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,241339.html

Soldier dies while undergoing treatment for gunshot wounds – SOURCE Loop TT http://www.looptt.com/content/regiment-investigating-after-soldier-shot

 

 

 


About the author

Marcia Braveboy

Marcia Braveboy is a journalist from Grenada based in Trinidad and Tobago. She has over 20 years experience in media; mainly in copy writing, news and broadcast journalism. Braveboy was a senior reporter at Power 102 FM radio, CNC3 television and producer of the investigative Frontline program on CCN’s i95.5 FM talk-radio station. You can follow Marcia on Twitter: @mbraveboy Contact the author.
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