Government awaits information on deportation of T&T nationals in Venezuela

The Government says it is still awaiting information from Venezuelan authorities with respect to the deportation of five Trinidad and Tobago national who served time in a Venezuelan prison for criminal offenses.

The Government has issued the following update on the matter.

Wanted for deportation

Police are trying to locate a Jamaican national for deportation who was allowed to go free by an Arima Magistrate due to the non-appearance of an Airports Authority complainant.

The following is a statement from the Police Service:

"Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking to locate Jamaican national, Doray Damian East, who was denied entry into Trinidad and Tobago, by immigration authorities at Piarco International Airport, on February 24th, 2016, after his passport was found to have been tampered with.