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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

One shot dead, another injured during argument

A man identified as 24-year old Elvis Fernandes, of Mandela Avenue, West Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was shot and killed during an argument with a minibus...

Prisoner charged with possession of narcotics

A prisoner was today charged for possession of narcotics for the purpose of trafficking. Twenty – three – year old Andre Gustave pleaded not guilty....

Woman accused of stealing panties, bra from Ashmins

An East Bank Demerara woman was today placed on $5000 bail when she appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry charged with Simple Larceny. Twenty –...

Duo arrested in connection with Full Works robbery; gun, ammo found

According to the police, two men who were wanted for questioning in connection with the robbery on Full Works Motor Spares and Auto Sales...

Miner killed during argument

Twenty – five – year old Wresford Williams was pronounced dead at the Port Kaituma Hospital, after he was struck about his body with...

GPHC employee charged with assaulting wife

An attendant at the Georgetown Public Hospital Maternity Ward was placed on $30,000 bail and bonded to keep the peace when he appeared before...

Two women charged with abusing each other

Thirty - one - year old Shonette Graham and 36 year old Sharon Charles both of Albert Street, Queenstown, Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Faith...

High Court grants bail to duo accused of narco – trafficking

A couple who was remanded to prison last Friday by Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry was today granted bail each at $100,000 when they appeared...

Minibus driver charged with assaulting another

A minibus driver was today placed on $75,000 bail for assaulting another driver. Forty - year - old Wendell Morris of 35 West Ruimveldt Georgetown...

Missing teenager found dead on Victoria sea wall

By Nickhail Jaundoo Fifteen – year – old Kelly Clarke of Victoria Village, East Coast Demerara was found dead on the Victoria seawalls this morning,...

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Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

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Man dies after being pinned under tractor

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