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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Man lands in court for allegedly forging father’s car registration

…placed on $150,000 bail Akail Langarne, 33, who allegedly forged his father’s car registration and sold it, found himself before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at...

Teen facing gun charge to spend more jail time

A 17-year-old Charlestown, Georgetown resident, who was arraigned with two-gun related charges by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan, will be spending more time behind bars...

Annandale fraudster fined $100,000

An East Coast Demerara man was fined $100,000 when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan and pleaded guilty to a fraud charge. Christopher Ramsammy,...

Taxi driver slapped with drug trafficking charge

A taxi driver was on Thursday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan  on a narcotics trafficking charge. Thirty-six-year-old, Sherwin Clarke of Canje, Berbice...

Man jailed for vandalizing Minister’s house

A seemingly mentally disturbed man who admitted to unlawfully and maliciously damaging Minister of State, Joseph Harmon’s property, was sentenced to six months in...

South Ruimveldt man remanded for discharging loaded firearm

A 32-year-old resident of South Ruimveldt, Georgetown was yesterday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan to answer to a...

Acquitted murder accused remanded for attempted murder

A man who was previously found not guilty of murder was on Wednesday remanded to prison after he was slapped with an attempted murder...

Teen fined and jailed for theft, escaping Police custody

A teenager, who escaped Police custody after he was arrested by the Police for snatching a woman’s purse, was on Friday jailed and fined...

AG Williams’ ‘insulting remarks calculated to scandalise, lower authority of the Court’ -Justice Holder

Justice Franklyn Holder's letter of complaint to the Chancellor (ag) against Attorney General (AG) Basil Williams, SC, which in now in media, validates the...

BREAKING: Mother found guilty of fatally poisoning her 2 children

...sentencing deferred after she collapses in court Twenty five-year-old, Awena Rutherford has been unanimously found guilty, by a 12-member jury, of killing her two children. After...

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