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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Guyanese, Brazilian arrested in connection with gun, ammo find

According to the police, two men – a Guyanese and a Brazilian – have been arrested in connection with the discovery of a .38...

Body of 18 – year – old found

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 18 – year – old Gweneth Alexander of Arakaka Village, North West District ,...

52 – year – old remanded for damaging GT&T cables

Fifty – two - year old Laurence John of 113 John Street Werk - En - Rust Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged...

One gram of cocaine lands man in Prison

Terrence Chewoo of Norton Street Georgetown was remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman for having 1 gram of cocaine in...

Sandy Babb street resident remanded for alleged marijuana possession

Fifty - One - year old Mark Brown of 57 Sandy Babb Street Georgetown was remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Judy...

Man hits woman in head with beverage case – court hears

Thirty – one - year old Devon Reid was today placed on $200,000 bail for the offenses of malicious wounding and assault. Reid of 177...

Construction worker accused of threatening to kill man granted bail

A construction worker appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman to answer two charges, namely threatening behaviour and assault. Twenty - nine - year old Richard Green...

Gunmen hijack car, shoot taxi driver in the face

The police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at about 21:30h. last night Monday July 22, at Go-Slow Avenue, Georgetown, during which taxi-driver...

Bagotstown man accused of choking, dragging mother from parked car

Thirty – seven - year old Errol DeFreitas of Bagotstown Georgetown appeared before Chief magistrate Priya Beharry charged with grievous bodily harm which he...

Five years jail for man found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving

Thirty – year – old Kevin Hope was sentenced to five years imprisonment today for causing death by dangerous driving. Hope of 12 Lamaha...

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Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

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Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

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Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

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Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...