Three robbery suspects were held during a stop and search police exercise along Golden Grove Road shortly after midnight on Monday (18 January 2021).

According to a police report, at about 12:15 am, the three men—occupants of a silver Elantra vehicle—were stopped by a party of officers of the Road Policing Task Force.

Police had received information that the men were involved in a robbery along the Golden Grove Road in Arouca, where the victim was relieved of personal items amounting to over $35,000. 

While conducting road checks along Golden Grove Road, officers of the Road Policing Task Force had cause to stop the vehicle conveying three men fitting the same description as the robbery suspects.

The men and vehicle were detained.

Arouca CID officers are continuing investigations.