Crime

Two Guilty, One Not Guilty for Bartica Massacre

Two of the accused in the Bartica Massacre case were late Thursday night found guilty of seven counts of murder and five counts of manslaughter, while the third accused was found not guilty on all 12 counts of murder. It took the jury just over three hours to return with the verdicts that Mark Royden aka […]

Man charged for attempted robbery tells court he was at seawalls trying to overcome “a domestic”

A 28-year-old man who appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court this morning and was slapped with an attempted robbery charge, denied that he was part of any robbery attempt. The West Ruimveldt resident, David Bernard,  was charged with the January 30, 2017 attempted robbery of Leon Blackman. The Prosecution’s case is that Bernard and and […]

One dead, another injured in Warlock drive by shooting

An arcade vendor died on Thursday night as a result of a drive-by shooting in the Warlock community in East Ruimveldt. The dead man has been identified as 30-year-old Andrew Fraser aka “Zeggy” (seen in photo above). The other man, who was inured, was identified as Junior Abrams. The dead man, who was a vendor in […]

No Bail for Campbellville gun possession trio

The three men who were found in a Campbellville house on Sunday night when a police search unearthed a high powered ak-47 rifle, a 9mm handgun and over 60 rounds of ammunition, have been charged with possession of illegal firearms and refused bail. The three appeared in court this morning and were identified as 35-year-old […]

Two 19-year-old men arrested after raw gold robbery

Two 19-year-old men have been arrested by Police and are facing questioning after a Crane Housing Scheme man and his mother were robbed at gunpoint in their home of two ounces of raw gold, gold jewellery, cellphones and $60,000 cash. The incident took place just after 8:00pm on Tuesday. The Police in a statement said […]

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