CID Dept in Anna Regina set on fire


The Criminal Investigation Department Office at Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast was this morning set on fire.

The Criminal Investigation Department Office building is located on the north eastern corner of the Anna Regina Police Station.

An officer was reportedly in compound when he observed smoke coming from the Regional Detective Inspectors Office and as a result the Guyana Fire Service was immediately summoned.

The firefighters succeeded in putting out the blaze before it destroyed the entire building.


INews understands that a blade was removed from the louvers window of the building where the fire began.

Arson is suspected.