Two men, employed with the Public Transportation Service Corporation, were expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate, after being arrested for stealing two kegs of diesel from the PTSC.
43- year -old Curtis St. Louis, a PTSC mechanic, of Phipps Terrace, Talparo, and Andrew Sergeant, also 43, a PTSC driving conductor, of Mon Repos Road, Morvant, were charged with larceny, after being arrested on Monday.
Whilst on duty, at around 2:30pm at City Gate, Port of Spain, a Special Reserve Police Constable observed two men loading two yellow kegs of diesel from a marked PTSC vehicle into an awaiting silver Nissan Frontier motor vehicle, registered to Sergeant.
The kegs have an estimated value of TT$119.00.
Both men were subsequently arrested and conveyed to the Central Police Station, where charges were laid.