[www.inewsguyana.com] – Four men were today remanded to prison by Magistrate Fabayo Azore for the murder of 17 – year – old Gold Miner, Azad Potter.
Twenty – eight – year old Delroy Williams, 26 – year – old Leroy Williams, both of Soesdyke Backdam Road; Quincy King and Uma Kant were not required to plead to the indictable charge, which alleged that on Tuesday, October 21 at Konawaruk River, Backdam, in the Essequibo Magisterial District, they murdered Potter of Garden of Eden.
Police Prosecutor, Kerry Bostwick told the Court that the four men along with Potter worked at the same camp in the interior and on the day in question, they accused Potter of stealing a cellular phone, an iPod, three ounces of gold and cash.
It is alleged that they beat Potter and took him to a location where the stolen items were found.
Kant was represented by Attorney –at – Law, Mr. Hookumchand, King was represented by Adrian Thompson and the Williams brothers were represented by Dexter Todd.
They were remanded to prison and are scheduled to reappear at the Mahdia Magistrate’s Court on January 12, 2015.