(CMR) Meanwhile in Trinidad two police officers are in hot water for allegedly robbing a citizen of his phones and cash.
According to Trinidad Express, Special Reserve Police Officers appeared in court on Monday jointly charged with four counts of misbehavior in public office arising out of two separate incidents.
Constables Navindra Sinanan, 41, of McBean, Couva and Nigel Dhanpat, 38, of Tumpuna Road, Arima, were each granted $200,000 bail with surety, when they appeared before Chaguanas Magistrate Christine Charles.
The matters were postponed to December 11.
Sinanan and Dhanpat, who were last attached to the Chaguanas Rapid Response Unit, are alleged to have robbed a 19-year-old male victim of two Samsung S8 cellular phones and a quantity of cash, on January 27 this year .
The victim was reportedly involved in an argument with a woman at Price Plaza, Chaguanas, earlier that day and the police contacted. The officers responded to the report and allegedly took the victim to Penco Street, Montrose, Chaguanas, where he was robbed.
A report about the incident was made by the victim to the Professional Standards Bureau (PSB)