Trinidad & Tobago: Contractor, family attacked by bandits

A Rio Claro contractor and his family were held under siege by gun-toting men during a home invasion early yesterday.

Rishi Persadsingh, 44, his wife and two children were tied up and held under siege as the criminals ransacked the house at Jeffers Crossing, Tabaquite Road.

A police report said that, around 3 a.m., four men, all with firearms, stormed into the house through a door that they pried open as the family slept.

They tied the family together and beat Persadsingh.

The criminals stole a 380 Beretta pistol, two 12-gauge shotguns, four iPhones, a large quantity of jewelry and alcohol.


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