Police confirm the suspect in the killing of two Allied Security Estate Police officers in La Romain yesterday is attached to the Trinidad and Tobago Regiment.
The soldier is currently being held at San Fernando Police Station and he was last attached to Crest Camp Army Base, La Romain.
The soldier was arrested just after 6 pm.
According to reports, he went to report that his car was stolen at gunpoint by six assailants with high-powered rifles earlier in the afternoon.
Police officers found the soldier’s report to be suspicious as his car was part of the robbery that left 2 estate police officers dead and one in the hospital in critical condition.
Investigations are being conducted by ASP Mungaroo