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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Suspect confesses to robbery/murder of businessman

A 26-year-old man on Sunday reportedly confessed to robbing and killing 64-year-old Godfrey Scipio- a popular D’Urban Street, Georgetown businessman- on Thursday last. According to...

17-year-old mechanic killed in accident

A 17-year-old mechanic is now dead after a motor car struck him around 20:40h on Saturday while he was attempting to cross Mandela Avenue,...

ECD man chopped to death, father injured in confrontation

Police say they are investigating an alleged Murder committed on Harrinarine Ramawaj, 31, a driver, of Cane Grove, East Coast Demerara (ECD) which occurred...

Child among 5 killed in Corentyne smash-up

Five persons- including a child- were on Sunday afternoon killed following a head-on collision on the Number 59 Public Road, Corentyne, Berbice. According to information...

5000 ganja plants destroyed at Yarakabra- Police

Ranks from the Guyana Police Force Narcotics Branch conducted an eradication exercise on Friday between 03:00 hrs and 16:30hrs at Yarakabra on the Linden-Soesdyke...

Corentyne collision leaves students critical, others injured

At least eleven persons have been transferred from the Port Mourant Public Hospital to the New Amsterdam Public Hospital after two cars collided during...

Repeat offender in custody over robbery attack on pump attendant

A repeat robbery-under-arms offender has been taken into police custody in connection with a robbery attack on a pump attendant at Friendship, East Bank...

Suspect in custody for robbery/murder of city businessman

A male suspect, in his late twenties, has been apprehended in connection with the robbery and murder of a popular Durban Street, Georgetown proprietor...

Two in custody over discovery of gun, ammo in Albouystown

Police say two males; a 24-year-old and 30-year-old, were taken into custody following the discover of a .38 Revolver with four (4) live rounds...

Repeat offender back in jail over theft of AC Unit

A repeat offender was earlier today (Friday) sentenced to six months imprisonment by Magistrate Leron Daly after he admitted to stealing an Air Conditioning...

Recent Articles

Cops probing alleged rape of juvenile detainee by City Constab Officers

Police “A” Division Commander, Marlon Chapman has confirmed that the Town Clerk of Georgetown, Royston King, has asked him to investigate a matter involving...

Suspect in murder of city businessman remanded

A 26-year-old man was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate  Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court to answer...

Tallawahs wish Nixon well, begins hunt for new coach

(SportsMax)-The Jamaica Tallawahs will begin the hunt for a new head coach following the departure of Paul Nixon who has been named head coach...

Venezuela elections neither ‘free nor fair’, says US

(BBC) The United States has condemned Sunday's elections for state governors in Venezuela, branding them neither "free nor fair". The State Department said ballot papers...

325-pound woman charged for murder after sitting on 9-y-o girl

FLORIDA, United States (AP) — A 325-pound Florida woman is charged with killing her nine-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green...

HPV Vaccine officially launched in Bartica

School children from Bartica and surrounding communities in Region Seven, participated in the national launch of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination campaign on...

UG student beaten, carjacked by armed bandits who trailed him

A Herstelling man was on Monday evening accosted by bandits in front of his home after returning from classes at the University of Guyana...

Letter: Some car dealers have a part to play in the road carnage

Dear Editor, The recent No.59 road fatalities are horrifying in the latest of senseless deaths. I would appreciate from the Authorities some answers on the...

Jury empanelled for 2013 Port Kaituma murder trial

  A 12-member jury was empanelled before Justice James Bovell-Drakes at the High Court in Georgetown on Monday to hear the trial of Vigilance, East...

Man remanded for ganja trafficking

A pleading father of one was remanded to prison for allegedly trafficking narcotics after Magistrate Leron Daly refused him bail. Delon Andrews was cut short...