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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Trio remanded for Corentyne triple murder

Three persons were this afternoon (Tuesday) remanded by Magistrate Judy Latchman for the brutal triple murder which occurred at Black Bush Polder, Corentyne over...

Man accused of murdering Gafoor’s manager remanded

The man who was fingered in the murder of Gafoor’s manager at his Hesrstelling, East Bank Demerara, home appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

SERIAL ROBBER REMANDED: Adrian Dailey accused of robbing several persons of their phones, jewellery...

An alleged serial robber was on Friday remanded to prison after pleading not guilty to six counts of robbery under arms when he appeared...

Murder accused threatens to kill Police Prosecutor, family

Police Prosecutor Deniro Jones of the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts, on Thursday received a slew of deadly threats towards him and his family by Orin...

16-year-old arraigned for murdering stepfather

The 16-year-old boy who allegedly hacked his stepfather to death last Thursday made his first court appearance on the capital offence of murder. The Leonora Magistrate's...

Prison officer placed on remand

A prison officer of 43 East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Thursday placed on remand after appearing before Magistrate Leron Daly on three charges at...

Court dismisses case against woman charged for threatening President

The woman who was accused of inciting racial  hostility on Facebook against President David Granger is now free after the case was dismissed  by...

Regent St man given ‘second chance’ by Chief Magistrate …over threatening behaviour charge

A glass maker on Wednesday was given a second chance and placed on a bond to keep the peace for a year by Chief...

Driver who knocked down St Lucian scouts in Guyana jailed

The female driver who slammed into three St Lucian scouts last Tuesday, was today slapped with two charges in relation to the accident when...

Bush Lot woman placed on bail over Trafficking in Persons charge

As efforts continue to crack down on human traffickers, another woman was charged when she appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown...

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