The Coast Guard has confirmed that two persons are missing after a robbery at sea.
A release from the TTCG says it received a report of the incident off the South Western Peninsula around 6:51am today.
The vessel was later found near Chatham but its two occupants are still missing.
It says the coast guard has commenced searches and has been working closely with police.
It notes it will also continue to conduct maritime security patrols and searches in the Gulf of Paria and the South Western Peninsula.