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Trinidad: Teen stabs two brothers, killing one

A 19-year-old man is now behind bars after stabbing two brothers, killing one.

The incidents occurred on Thursday around 6:35 p.m.

At that time, according to police, the suspect, a resident of Valencia, was walking along Old Road when on reaching Paradise Lane he got into an alleged confrontation and fight with two brothers, identified as 20-year-old Christopher Ollivierre, aka ‘Jojo’, and 19-year-old Jason Ollivierre, aka ‘Max, both residents of Paradise Lane.

During the altercation the teen suspect, stabbed Christopher in the chest and Jason in the stomach, using a knife.

Police said the suspect fled on foot and surrendered to the Valencia Police Post.

Bother brothers were rushed to the Sangre Grande Police Hospital where Christopher was pronounced dead shortly after arrival.

The murder weapon, a knife, was recovered from the scene by the police.