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Thursday, February 29, 2024

Man wanted for 2022 murder of miner at Sand Hill arrested

Police ranks in Georgetown on Friday arrested Shawn Thomas called 'Troy Richards' and 'Cutty', who was wanted in connection with the September 2022 murder...

Taxi driver fatally shot during argument near Bourda Market

A taxi driver was shot dead early this morning during an argument with two other men near Bourda Market in Georgetown. Dead is 43-year-old Eon...

Duo busted attempting to smuggle $64M worth of cocaine

An airline security personnel attached to Secure Innovations and Concept and a shift leader employed by the New Timehri Handling Service (NTHS) were arrested...

73 lbs of ganja found at Bartica apartment, taxi driver arrested

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) in Regional Division #7 (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) have arrested a male following the discovery of over 73 pounds of...

Corentyne labourer murdered

See full statement from the Guyana Police Force:  Police are investigating an alleged murder committed on Colane Toney, a 31-year-old male Labourer of #53 Village,...

Escapee Keon Webster recaptured at Stabroek Market

Keon Webster, 31, who escaped from Police custody while being escorted to the Lusignan Prison, East Coast Demerara, was recaptured by a rank from...

Man killed after vehicle plunges into trench at Bel Air

A man is now dead after he lost control of the vehicle he was driving and plunged into a trench along the Railway Embankment...

Pensioner dies 2 days after minibus collision

  A security guard is now dead following an accident along the East Canje Public Road. The pensioner took his last breath on Monday morning, two...

Prisoners escape from police custody whilst being admitted to Lusignan Prison

Two prisoners have managed to escape from police custody, reportedly moments before they were admitted to the Lusignan Prison, East Coast of Demerara (ECD). According...

Police investigating rape of 12-Y-O girl

See full statement from the Guyana Police Force:  𝐏𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐯𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐠𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐫𝐚𝐩𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝟏𝟐-𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫-𝐨𝐥𝐝 𝐬𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐥𝐠𝐢𝐫𝐥 Police are investigating a report of an alleged Rape of a...

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Temporary ferry arrangements on Parika/Supenaam route during emergency repairs

The Transport and Harbours Department (T&HD) wishes to notify the public that as a result of extensive damage to the abutment beams and linkspan...

Berbice man found guilty of ganja possession jailed, fined $3.5M  

Forty-five-year-old Paul Lewis of No. 30 Village West Coast Berbice (WCB) was on Thursday jailed for two years and six months for having 3.954kg...

East La Penitence man gets 3 years, fine $3.4M for cocaine possession

Forty-seven-year-old Ian Griffith of North East La Penitence, Georgetown was on Wednesday sentenced to three years and one month after he was found guilty...

Engineer charged with shooting fiancé to death freed

The Berbice engineer who was charged with the murder of his fiancé back in November, was on Wednesday set free by a Berbice magistrate...

Guyana invited to attend G20 Summit in Brazil in July

Guyana has been invited to attend the upcoming 2024 Group of 20 (G20) Summit, which will take place from July 12-14 in Brazil, to...

Senior Govt official’s mother shot as gunman opens fire on home

The mother of Deputy Regional Executive Officer Marry Samaroo of Region Six was shot on Tuesday night after a lone gunman opened fire on...

CARICOM calls for immediate, unconditional ceasefire in Gaza

Full statement below: The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) remains deeply distressed by the ongoing violence and deteriorating situation in Gaza, which has resulted in the...

LBI hit-and-run: ECD man charged for causing death released on $400,000 bail

Edward Sampson, a resident of Graham’s Hall, East Coast Demerara, (ECD), was released on $400,000 bail after a causing-death-by-dangerous driving charge was read to...

Family of dead crane operator still to receive compensation

Months after 44-year-old Shon Anthony Joseph of 76 Village, Corentyne, Berbice, was crushed to death by a toppling crane at Providence, East Bank Demerara...

El Paso thief crashes stolen car into hill

Police in Regional Division Eight are investigating a car theft in the village of El Paso, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) which occurred on Tuesday. Reports are...