Miner shot dead by son

A miner was on Monday shot dead by his son during an argument at Siparuni Backdam, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni). Dead is 50-year-old Jonathan John of Parmakatoi, North Parkarimas. Based on reports received the now dead man and two others including his son were imbibing at their camp when an argument ensued

Police recover unlicensed weapon

Police in Region 7 are currently looking for two persons in connection to the discovery of a possible unlicensed firearm. On Sunday morning, around 9 am, a Rural Sergeant was traveling along the Puruni Trail. When he approached the vicinity of Kumg Kumg Road, the officer observed two males standing

Police uncover cannabis in juice boxes

Police ranks from the 70km Police Outpost on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 unearthed 235 grams of suspected cannabis in a vehicle. The discovery was made after the ranks conducted a search of the vehicle during a routine stop and search exercise. The illicit substance was found concealed inside of a

“PPP/C Bodyguards Released”

The 12 men who were arrested for allegedly trying to remove statement of polls from the Alberttown Polling station have been released on bail. On Monday evening after the country had cast their votes for the regional and general elections, the men were arrested after several residents converged on the

Shooting in Linden leaves ‘Spoil Child’ critical; girlfriend dead

Dead: Colissa Hunte A shooting in Amelia's Ward, Linden has left a 27-year-old woman of Rainbow City, Linden dead and her alleged gang leader boyfriend wounded. It is suspected that her boyfriend, Teon “Spoil Child” Allen was the intended target. The dead woman has been identified as Colissa Hunte. According to

Body of Rose Hall businessman found at construction site

Police are currently investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a popular Rose Hall Corentyne businessman. The lifeless body of 49 year old Lomenzo Johnny oft Lot 11 East Side Line Dam, Rosehall Town, East Berbice-Corentyne was discovered this morning at a construction site several houses away from

Rehabilitated Aurora Police Station commissioned

Minister of Public Security Mr Khemraj Ramjattan has commissioned the renovated Aurora Police Station on the Essequibo Coast. The $40.3Million station was rehabilitated through a collaboration between the ministry and the and the IDB’s Citizens Security Strengthening Programme (CSSP) and houses 13 police officers. Minister Ramjattan on Thursday noted the administration’s continuing