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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Lone gunman robs Caesar Palace’s owner

A gunman made good his escape in the wee hours of this morning after he invaded the Caesar's Palace Hotel and robbed the owner. Roxanne...

Teen charged for alleged assault of Police Corporal

A teenage footballer was hauled before City Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday after he was charged for unlawfully wounding a police corporal. Jobe Ceasar, 19,...

Lethem man granted $300,000 bail for drug possession

A 34-year-old resident of Tabatinga, Lethem, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), was on Monday granted bail on a narco-trafficking charge. Burham Klass appeared at the...

Venezuelan man nabbed with illegal ammo tells court he makes jewellery with them

A Venezuelan national, who was caught with illegal ammunition, appeared before court on Thursday, where he was fined $50,000. Ivon Marques, 31, appeared before Magistrate...

Secondary School students, purchasing snacks, robbed by armed bandits

Seven students fell victim to robbery under arms on Friday last, resulting in a quantity of cash and valuables being stolen, while in the...

Labourer granted bail for allegedly stealing

- A labourer of Sparendaam, East Coast Demerara was placed $60,000 bail for allegedly stealing a push cart and other items. Before Chief Magistrate...

Armed bandits rob Meadow Brook man as he arrived home

A Meadow Brook Gardens, Demerara-Mahaica resident was on Tuesday night attacked at his home by armed bandits who escaped with the man's cash and...

Update on Blankenburg accident: Stepfather could be charged sometime this week – source

After being hospitalised for almost two weeks since the tragic vehicular accident which took the lives of his two children, 10-month-old Marvin Miguel and...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Investigations into murder of Agricola woman incomplete

- Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Private Abiola Jacobs, charged with the murder of Agricola resident Donna Taylor will return to Court on March 24 for...

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Gold miner stabbed to death

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WBD man to spend 4 years behind bars for narco-trafficking

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Eyewitness: Fool me thrice…

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Berbice man arraigned for killing friend over bottle of Guinness

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CID Dept in Anna Regina set on fire

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