File photo: Port of Spain General Hospital.
Belmont police are investigating the theft of over $43,000 worth of telecommunications cable from a room at the Port of Spain General Hospital.
Police said a technician at the hospital left 51 metres of armoured cables in the radiology department at around 3 pm on April 28 and locked the doors. When the technician returned at around 8 am on Tuesday, the cables were missing.
Belmont police were called and interviewed staff.
Investigators said there were no signs of forced entry.