Manhunt on for St James taxi operator


Detectives from the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA) are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man who is wanted for abduction and rape in, St. James.

Sketch of taxi operator

He is of brown complexion, slim build, is about 168 centimeters (5 feet 6 inches) tall, sports a corn-row hairstyle and has tattoos on his hands and on the side of one of his feet.

He is an illegal taxi driver who frequents the Coral Gardens, Ironshore and Providence routes. He is said to be accompanied by either a male or a female and is usually armed with a firearm.

Police have since re-issued their call for persons to be vigilant when taking taxis. Travel in groups and take only registered taxis.

“Anyone that may be able to assist the Police in locating this man is being asked to contact the CISOCA at 926-4079, Police 119 emergency numbers, Crime Stop at 311 or the nearest Police Station,” release from the police stated

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