THREE police officers of the Mayaro police station are under investigation after they appeared intoxicated while on duty on Sunday.
The three constables were on mobile patrol in a marked police vehicle when they collided with a citizen’s vehicle at Guayaguayare, a police report said.
The report on the incident said that around 2 p.m. the constables were on patrol in the Mayaro district proceeding north along the Guayaguayare Road when upon reaching the vicinity of Taylor Street the police vehicle collided with the rear of the citizen’s vehicle.
No one was injured, but there was damage to the rear bumper of the citizen’s vehicle, and the front number plate of the police vehicle.
Both parties went to the Mayaro police station to file an official report on the collision.
The other officers at the police station allegedly observed the three officers involved in the collision appeared to be intoxicated, and Insp Ramlakhan and the Emergency Response Patrol supervisor Sgt Samlal were informed.