Trinidad Police Officer Surrenders After Allegedly Stabbing Wife to Death


PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jul 31, CMC – An off-duty Special Reserve Police (SRP) officer has surrendered to law enforcement authorities after he alleged stabbed his 28-year-old wife to death at their home in Matura on Thursday.

Police said the officer and his wife got into an argument which turned violent and he allegedly stabbed her several times about the body.

Vera Gurabie, a mother of three, died minutes after the attack and her husband went to the nearby Matura Police Station and surrendered.

The officers returned to the scene and seized a blood-stained knife that was used in the attack.

So far this year 275 people have been murdered here. (CMC)