El Socorro man charged with murder of officer and UWI student

A 33 year old man from El Socorro will appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate after he was charged for the murder of  PC Russell Ramnarine and University of the West Indies (UWI) engineering student, Avery Keshwar. 

Mark Christopher, a watchman , was also charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition. 

On December 14th, Keshwar was reportedly accompanying PC Ramnarine in hopes of recovering stolen items such as a cell phone, when the two were gunned down along Aranguez Main Road, outside a barbecue outlet around 5:15am. 

Three persons initially held in connection with the murder have been released. 

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