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Saturday, May 25, 2019

‘Drunk’ driving cop who struck down female motorcyclist charged

Nigel Griffith, the Police Constable who, while being heavily under the influence of alcohol, struck and severely injured a female motorcyclist, was on Tuesday...

4 years jail, $3.3M fine for man busted with 1.608 kilos of cocaine

A twenty-three-year-old man was on Thursday sentenced to four years in prison and fined 3.3 million dollars by Magistrate Peter Hugh when he appeared...

Jamaican busted with cocaine in deodorant bottle jailed, fined

The Jamaican national who was busted with cocaine concealed in a shipment of deodorant bottles was on Monday sentenced to three years in prison. Easton...

ECD man arraigned with 2009 murder of fuel dealer

After 10 years of evading Police apprehension, 38-year-old Zaheed Mitchel of Lot 255 Sixth Street, Foulis, East Coast Demerara (ECD), was arrested and arraigned...

Demerara Assizes: Sexual offences matters constitute bulk of cases to be heard

With the commencement of the first criminal session for 2019, statistics drawn from the lists of cases have outlined that nearly 61 per cent...

East Ruimveldt man slapped with robbery under arms, attempted murder charges

A 29-year-old East Ruimveldt resident was slapped with two counts of robbery under arms and attempted murder charges, when he appeared before Magistrate, Leron...

Businesswoman facing 3 charges remanded on narcotics possession

A Soesdyke, East Bank Demerara (EBD) businesswoman was on Tuesday slapped with three charges when she appeared before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus at the Georgetown...

SARA building broken into, assets stolen, suspect remanded

Days after reportedly confessing to breaking into the State Assets and Recovery Agency (SARA) building and stealing a quantity of valuables, Mahesh Sarju was...

“Tear Drop” cleared of $1.1M robbery charge

Twenty-three-year-old, Leon Clarke widely known as “Tear Drop” was on Tuesday cleared of a $1.1 million robbery charge brought against him on September 13...

Man granted bail for breaking and entering

A 56-year-old man was granted bail when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court earlier today, on a charge of breaking and entering. Andrew Carter...

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President pardons 2 female prisoners

President David Granger on Friday pardoned two female prisoners in observance of Guyana’s 53rd Independence Anniversary. The women freed are Bibi Parjohn, 40, and 30-year-old...

Decomposed body of miner found in latrine

The decomposed body of a 25-year-old miner was on Wednesday found in a latrine in Tasawenie Backdam, North West District (NWD). It is believed that...

Carpenter arraigned for murder of reputed wife

Devenand Narine, a saw operator was earlier today arraigned for the brutal murder of his reputed wife, Farida Khayum who was stabbed at their...

Constable nabbed with several passports at his home under “open arrest”

The Police Constable who was earlier this month nabbed by law enforcement officials with several passports at his home is under “open arrest” but...

Takatu Landing fatal stabbing: Victim identified as Diamond, EBD resident

The police have confirmed that the miner who was stabbed to death at Takutu Landing, Puruni Road, Mazaruni River after he went in aid...

UG on lock down following bomb scare

The University of Guyana (UG) is currently on lock down due to a possible bomb scare. As a result, the gates to the tertiary...

Who will win the World Cup? The captains have their say

(Taken from ESPNCricinfo) Aaron Finch (Australia) It's a good question, I think, England have been in great form over the last couple of years and along...

$67M approved for preparatory works, consultancy services for EBD to ECD bypass road

The National Assembly on Thursday, approved $67M to start preparatory works and consultancy services for the new design of the East Bank to East...

Ambitious Hetmyer eyeing World Cup as breakout moment

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — Big-hitting left-hander Shimron Hetmyer hopes to use the World Cup to make an indelible mark on the international stage, but...

Theresa May quits: UK set for new PM by end of July

(Excerpts from BBC) Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide...