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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Woman remanded to prison – after found with 120 grams of ‘ganja’

A 33-year-old woman was yesterday remanded to prison after she appeared before Magistrate Leron Daly at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with narcotics trafficking. Andrea...

Campbellville man charged for stealing millions in fuel, gold

A clerk on Friday appeared before City Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to the charge of stealing $10M worth of items...

Soesdyke man charged with murder …other accused yet to be arrested

A Soesdyke man was on Friday brought before City Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with the capital offence of murder. Orel...

Death of 9-year-old at Number 63 Breach: Accused placed on G$1M bail

A 37-year-old excavator operator of Crabwood Creek, Corentyne, Berbice, was on Friday granted G$1M bail when he appeared at the Number 51 Magistrate’s Court...

New Prosecutor assigned to Westford, Cummings case

A new Police Prosecutor was on Friday assigned to lead the case against former Public Service Minister Jennifer Westford and her personal secretary Margaret...

Lindener who claims he was given cannabis for ‘medicinal use’ jailed, fined

A Lindener, who claimed that he was given cannabis for the purpose of medicinal use, was sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined $30,000...

West Berbice man found guilty of murdering ex-girlfriend

A jury yesterday found Shazam Khalil, also called “Rabbit”, guilty of murdering his ex-girlfriend. The 23-year-old cane harvester of 53 Shieldstown, West Bank Berbice, Region...

Man who brutally chopped estranged wife at La Penitence Market placed on $600,000 bail

The man who brutally chopped his estranged wife at the La Penitence Market, Iswhar Heralall, 38, of Anna Regina New Housing Scheme, Essequibo, appeared...

Cattle thief sentenced to 3 years jail in absentia

When efforts by the Police in G Division (Essequibo Coast-Essequibo Islands) to locate Joseph Sohoye, who escaped lawful custody earlier in June, were in...

Teen arraigned for murder of La Grange resident

A teenager was charged with murder at the Vreed-en-hoop Magistrates Court, West Coast Demerara, earlier today for the killing of Unity Street La Grange...

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Man injured in Nandy Park accident

A motorcyclist was struck this afternoon struck down by a motorcar on the East Bank of Demerara. According to an eyewitness, the motorcyclist was proceeding...

Teen in custody for murder of Rupununi man

Police are investigating the murder of Marcellus ‘Ton’ Reynolds, 31, a miner of Achiwuib, South Rupununi which occurred on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at...

Bus conductor who attempted to kill wife remanded

A minibus conductor who attempted to kill his wife by pouring hot water over her and stabbing her was on Thursday remanded to prison. Forty-seven-year-old...

Jagdeo rubbishes President’s explanation for terminating services of mission heads

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has rubbished claims that the recent shakeup in the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MoFA) was to professionalise the Foreign Service. Ambassadors Hamley...

‘Fully committed’ Dwayne Bravo comes out of T20I retirement

Former West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has officially come out of international retirement, making himself available for selection in the West Indies T20I side...

“Hot Skull” on run after stabbing WBD resident

The Police are on the hunt for an alleged drug addict popularly known as “Hot Skull” after he stabbed a Pouderoyen, West Bank Demerara...

Attempted murder accused found hanging in Suddie Police lock-ups

A prisoner who was on remand pending a High Court trial for attempted murder and wounding with intent was on Thursday found dead in...

Boris Johnson hails ‘new dawn’ after historic victory

(BBC) Boris Johnson has promised to deliver Brexit and repay the trust of voters after he led the Conservatives to an "historic" general election...

Albouystown man found dead in apartment

The motionless body of a 37-year-old man was found in his rented apartment on Thursday at Albouystown, Georgetown. Neville Anthony Haynes was discovered hanging in...

Arrest warrant issued for cop who allegedly planted ganja at business place

An arrest warrant was issued on Wednesday for Detective Constable Richard Persaud after he failed to show up in court on a charge of...