Isiah Garcia was denied bail yesterday when he appeared before Arima Magistrate Brambhanan Dubay charged with several offenses including attempted murder. Garcia was also charged with common assault; possession of a firearm; possession of a firearm to endanger life; possession of ammunition, and possession of ammunition to endanger life. The accused was remanded into custody and is scheduled to reappear in court on September 10th.

According to police reports, On August 2nd, a report was made that a man and woman were shot in the Carapo area. Both persons received life-threatening injuries and are currently warded at hospital in a critical but stable condition. An investigation was launched between several law enforcement agencies which led to the arrest of the 33-year-old man, of Sanchez Street, Arima, and also of Sunset Drive Unity Lane, Carapo. The accused was officially charged on August 12th.