A 39 year old man is in critical condition at the Eric Williams Medical sciences Complex in Mt. Hope after he was shot by an unknown assailant.
According to police reports Sherwin Hasewood of ocoyea Village, San Fernando exited his parked vehicle outside Rich Gold Hotel in Chase Village Chaguanas at 2 AM today.
As he was about to enter the Hotel he was accosted by two men armed with guns.
The men demanded the keys for his vehicle however he resisted and was shot on the left side of his chest. The men escaped in a waiting vehicle.
A 33 year old Pastor attached to a Siparia Church is presently in police custody. He is accused of robbing a man of $50, 000 cash.
According to police reports, 35 year old Sheldon Beeka of Ceader Hill Road Princes Town was about to open the gate to his home when he was accosted by a man who robbed him of an envelope containing the money.
Reports indicate that he had just withdrawn the cash from a Commercial Bank in Gulf City, La Romaine. Police believe he was followed from the bank.
The Pastor who is also a PH taxi driver was arrested in Morvant. During an ID parade on Thursday he was positively identified.
The pastor was recently arrested on a similar charge however the complaint did not attend court causing the matter to be thrown out. Several charges are expected to be laid against him.