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Friday, November 15, 2019

Corentyne piracy attack: Joint murder charge slapped against accused

The three accused in the Corentyne piracy attack and murder made their second court appearance at the Whim Magistrate’s Court on Thursday on a...

East La Penitence man committed to stand trial for murder

Matthew Parks, 20, of East La Penitence, Georgetown was today committed to stand trial for the murder of Roger Allen, 22. Allen, who was an...

Court dismisses illegal firearm charge against Police Constable

Jerome Liddell, 24, of Lot B 2 Bent Street, Wortmanville, Georgetown, who was on trial before Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts...

Taxi driver to face judge, jury over attempted murder

Morris Carter of D’Urban Street, Wortmanville, Georgetown, was on Tuesday committed to stand trial at the Demerara High Court for attempting to kill a...

Cops yet to determine identity of charred remains found in car trunk

The identity of the charred remains that were discovered inside the trunk of a burnt car in a swampy area in Mahaicony, Region Five...

Woman charged for posting video on porn site

Anessa Williams, 28, of Castello Housing Scheme, Georgetown, was Monday charged for exposing obscene content. Williams appeared before Principal Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus at the Georgetown...

ECD man charged with murder of cousin

A 28-year-old electrician of Unity Village, East Coast Demerara (ECD), who allegedly beat his cousin to death with a hammer, was on Thursday slapped...

Another charged with murder of Berbice fishermen

Lennox Grimmond, 38, was today charged with the murder of the four fishermen sometime last month. Grimmond was not required to plead to the indictable...

‘I couldn’t find a job’ – phone thief tells police

A 20-year-old man of Prashad Nagar, Georgetown was on Thursday charged for stealing a cellular phone from a 17-year-old girl several days ago. Kevin Abrams...

Grove man charged for causing pedestrian’s death

A driver who allegedly caused the death of a pedestrian was, on Wednesday, arraigned and released on G$500,000 bail at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Thirty-one-year-old...

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Troy Resources operations remain closed

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Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

A Trinidadian man, who was found guilty and jailed by Magistrate Fabayo Azore in October for faking his own kidnapping in Guyana, has filed...