A 31-year-old resident of Aranaputa, North Rupununi, has been arrested for the murder of his father, which occurred last evening.
The Guyana Police Force, in a statement, said the 50-year-old victim Danielston Stephen was imbibing alcohol with some friends at his neighbour’s house after which he went home about 19:30hrs. An argument ensued between the father and his son who allegedly stabbed him multiple times about his body with a knife. He was rushed to the Annai Health Post and was pronounced dead on arrival.
The body is presently at the Lethem Hospital Mortuary awaiting a post-mortem examination.