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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Truck driver dies in Rupununi accident

A 23 – year – old truck driver died on Friday, July 12, following an accident in South Rupununi. iNews was informed that Dwayne Williams...

Update: Four persons found in Cuyuni River mishap

According to the Police, the four persons who were missing after a boat capsized in the vicinity of Matouk Falls, Cuyuni River have been...

Police on the hunt for alleged murderer

The police are on the hunt for a man, who is the main suspect in the murder of 24 – year – old Kevin...

Man accidentally shoots self in the buttocks

The police are investigating reports that at about 22:45h last night, Friday July 12, licensed firearm holder Tyrone Lewis, 23 years, of Bartica, was...

Brazilians caught with Shotgun

The police have reported that at about 22:10h last night ranks of a police patrol challenged two Brazilian Nationals who were seen walking...

Homeless man killed in hit and run

A homeless man, who appeared to be in his late 40s was moments ago killed in a hit and run accident on Homestretch Avenue,...

Man charged with assault granted $20,000 bail

Lennox Anthonio was placed on $20,000 bail when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer the charge of assault. Anthonio of Georgetown pleaded not...

Agricola resident accused of assaulting ‘child mother’

Thirty - five - year old Edwin Amsterdam of 79 Brutus Street, Agricola East Bank Demerara appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azor charged with two...

Tuschen man charged with fraud, forgery

Thirty - seven - year old Wazim Baksh was today charged with two counts of forgery and one count of fraud when he appeared...

Taxi driver remanded for murder of Da Silva

A taxi driver was remanded to prison today when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore. Twenty - seven - year old Joseph Williams of...

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