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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Berbice youth apologises in Court for stealing, claims he was drunk

A youngster of East Canje, Berbice was charged and fined for the offence of simple larceny by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he confessed...

Man wanted for 2013 robbery finally arrested, charged

A 47-year-old man who has been evading police apprehension since 2013 for an armed robbery was finally hauled before the court to answer to...

WRONG TYPE OF CARRY-ON LUGGAGE: 25-yr-old woman pleads guilty to ‘stashing’ coke in...

*  sentenced to two years jail A 25-year-old woman who was caught with cocaine inserted in her vagina appeared, today, at the Sparendaam Magistrate’s...

Mother, daughter remanded for alleged cocaine trafficking

A mother and daughter were earlier today (Friday) remanded to prison when they appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court to answer to a charge...

Footballer accused of armed robbery remanded

A young footballer was on Wednesday remanded to prison after he allegedly attacked and robbed his former girlfriend, damaging her vehicle in the process. Job...

Craftsman remanded for smuggling ganja into prison

A sixty-one-year-old craftsman of Leopold Street, Georgetown found himself arraigned before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Monday morning after he allegedly attempted to smuggle...

Durban Park: Charges against David Patterson, Winston Jordan, Dr Rupert Roopnaraine filed

Attorney-at-law, Anil Nandlall on Monday before Chief Magistrate Ann Mclennan, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, filed private charges on behalf of People’s Progressive Party...

Timehri man slapped with narcotics charge

Thirty-year-old Shazid Shaw of Timehri Public Road, East Bank Demerara was on Friday granted bail on a narcotics possession charge. Shaw, a taxi driver denied...

Rape allegations against step-father: Sisters remain hospitalised

The three young girls who were allegedly raped by their step-father and thrown out of the family home remain hospitalised at the New Amsterdam...

Overseas based Guyanese remanded over ganja possession charge

An overseas based Guyanese who is currently vacationing in his homeland was on Friday morning remanded when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged...

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Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...

Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

(BBC) A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty...

Tennessee Police Warn Of ‘Meth Gators’ Because Of Drugs Flushed Down The Toilet

(CNN) A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth...

Coach says fitness a priority as Guyana U-19 training camp commences

By Brandon Corlette With the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-19 tournament looming, the Guyana U-19 team began their training camp on Monday last with...

95 persons die from snakebite in five years

An estimated 95 persons have died over a five year period as a result of being bitten by venomous snakes, the Ministry of Public...