[www.inewsguyana.com] – Police say that they have arrested a man in connection to the shooting of Manu Durant outside a popular night club on June 04.
According to a Police statement, the suspect was arrested at Eteringbang, Cuyuni River and is currently in police custody assisting with the investigations.
Durant a former wanted man, died after he was shot by another man during a confrontation at the Baroombar Strip Club, located on North Road, Georgetown.
iNews was reliably informed that during the confrontation, Durant was first to shoot at the man, who then returned fire, hitting Durant in the chest. He was rushed to a private hospital in an unconscious state, where he died a few hours later.
It is not clear what led to the confrontation between the two men and according to reports, the suspect left the Bar shortly after the shooting. On February 12, 2008 police issued a wanted bulletin for Durant, in connection with the disappearance of the Tenisha Morgan of Friendship, East Coast Demerara, who was reportedly the girlfriend of the notorious criminal Rondell ‘fineman’ Rawlins.