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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Recaptured murder accused confesses to killing accomplice

Following his arrest on Saturday at Kurupakari Crossing, Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), wanted murder suspect Stafrei Hopkinson Alexander confessed to investigators that...

Trinidad trade unionist charged with rape, indecent assault

Trinidad and Tobago: The head of the Public Services Association (PSA) Watson Duke has been charged with raping one of the organisation’s employees at...

Chaos outside Court as 5 teens remanded for murder of Professor Mars

Amid chaos, the five teenagers implicated in the robbery/ murder of Guyana-born American University Professor, Perry Mars were charged for the brutal crime when...

Man accused of executing Patricia Sanasie to stand trial in High Court soon

After the conclusion of the Preliminary Inquiry into the death of Patricia Sanasie, who was shot dead in January last, Richard Stanton, the murder...

5 teens to face Court for murder of Professor Mars

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Chambers has today recommended that charges be laid against five of the six teenagers implicated in the robbery/...

Murder accused apprehended at Kurupakari Crossing …accomplice on the run

After evading police ranks for six months, prison escapee Stafrei Hopkinson Alexander of Laing Avenue, West Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Saturday nabbed at Kurupakari...

Teens accused of robbing, murdering Professor to be charged soon – Crime Chief

The six teenagers who are being accused of robbing and murdering 75-year-old Professor Perry Mars in his Prashad Nagar home on Thursday evening are...

Robbery suspects slapped with 10 charges …one was recently pardoned by President

The two Corentyne cambio robbery suspects appeared before two separate Berbice Magistrates and were slapped with 10 charges. Curt Batson, 20, and 19-year-old Kelvin Bates,...

Cane harvester remanded for killing wife

The Rose Hall man accused of killing his wife following an argument appeared at the Albion Magistrate’s Court on Friday charged with murder. Desmond Gordon,...

Lacytown man on $100,000 bail for breaking into Stabroek Market stall

An unemployed man of Alexander Street, Lacytown, Georgetown, yesterday was granted $100,000 bail for breaking and entering by Magistrate Faith McGusty when he appeared...

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Mingo, Lawrence & Joseph plead not guilty to electoral fraud charges

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Let this period of Navratri herald inner peace, positivity & spiritual upliftment – GHDS

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