Crime

New York based Guyanese busted with cocaine at CJIA

A 45 year old Guyanese man who lives in the United States is the latest drug mule to be caught in Guyana. The construction worker who reportedly resides in the Brooklyn area and is a U.S permanent resident, was arrested on Saturday at the Cheddi Jagan airport as he prepared to board a New York […]

Three in custody over Club Privilege shooting incident

Three persons have been taken into custody for questioning as Police investigators continue their probe into reports of a shooting incident that is believed to have taken place in the Privilege nightclub on Main Street. Commander of the A’ Division of the Guyana Police Force, Asst. Police Commissioner Clifton Hicken, confirmed the arrests to News […]

Two persons in custody as Police probes New Year’s Day Double Murder

Two persons are in the custody of the Guyana Police Force “assisting the Police with their investigations” into the murder of two businessmen at Friendship. Police A’ Division Commander, Asst. Commissioner Clifton Hicken made the confirmation to News Source on Monday afternoon. Mr. Hicken said he believes the Police investigators will be able to crack […]

Brazilian miner beaten and stabbed to death at Mazaruni river site

In the mining community, Police investigators have traveled to an area called Chinese Creek backdam in the Mazaruni river, where a Brazilian miner was murdered on Wednesday. The dead man’s name has been given as Francisco Oliveria Da Conceicao. He was 33 years old and owned a dredge in the area. Initial investigations have revealed […]