Four police constables assigned to the Court and Process
branch at the Couva Police Station have been suspended.
This move comes in the wake of the escape of Stephen Forginey,
22, and Rodney Samaroo, 15, who slipped out of the Couva
courthouse sometime before 2. 30 pm last Monday.
Police noticed the duo missing when they made their rounds
at the cell.
The two, charged with murder, were reportedly last spotted
going to the toilet.
Samaroo, of Claxton Bay, was nabbed by police later that
evening while hiding out in Carolina Village, Couva.
Forginey, of Spring Village, remains at large and has been
spotted scavenging at the Forres Park landfill at Claxton
Forginey and Samaroo are charged for the August 17 murder
of Richard Mark, who was found hacked to death at the Claxton
Bay dump on
Marks body was found lying in the garbage that he
scavenged for a living. He was among dozens of men living
at the landfill who collect items to sell for recycling.