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Friday, March 5, 2021

Update: Dead estate worker struck by lightning was a teenager

By Nickhail Jaundoo The estate worker of the Wales Sugar Estate, who died today after being struck by lightning has been identified as 17 –...

Breaking News: Wales sugar worker dies after being struck by lightning

A worker from the Wales Sugar Estate, West Bank Demerara died today, Friday August 30, after being struck by lightning. Industrial Relations Director of the...

Unidentified man found dead in Diamond

The Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a so far unidentified man of Amerindian descent, whose body was found with injuries...

Berbice teen charged for stealing Blackberry Phone

A woman was today placed on $40,000 bail when she appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty charged with simple larceny. Nineteen - year - old Devi...

Mahdia youth wakes up inside store after drinking spree, charged with attempting to steal

Twenty - year - old Jamal Gaskin of Charity, Essequibo Coast pleaded not guilty to attempting to steal. The court heard that on August...

Woman placed on peace bond for assaulting male friend

Thirty – one - year old Simone Andrews of Silver Valley, Meadow Brook Drive appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty charged with assault causing actual...

Minibus driver granted bail for causing road death

A minibus driver appeared before Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty charged with causing death by dangerous driving. Thirty – four - year old Paran Persaud of...

Fraudster remanded to prison

Cordel Simon was today remanded to prison by Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty, after he was charged with the offence of fraudulent conversion. Simon pleaded guilty...

Alleged laptop thief granted bail

Twenty – two - year old Trevor Singh of South Ruimveldt Georgetown was today charged with the offence of break and enter and larceny. Singh...

Minibus driver charged with noise nuisance

A minibus driver was today placed on $10,000 bail, after he was charged for the offence of noise nuisance. Roosevelt Harris of Block “F” North...

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