Crime

Remand prisoner escapes Lusignan holding facility

Prison officials and the Police are on the hunt for a 35-year-old man who escaped from the Lusignan prison where he was on remand. The escapee’s name has been given as Dellon Blake. Prison Director, Gladwin Samuels, released a photo of the man this morning and said he was discovered missing from Holding Bay 2 […]

Guyhoc woman remanded over cocaine in hammocks

The 26-year-old woman from the Guyhoc area who was arrested after she allegedly posted cocaine soaked hammocks, was remanded to prison today after she appeared in Court. The woman, Tiffini Collison, surrendered to the Customs Anti Narcotics Unit last week after a wanted bulletin was issued for her.  The bulletin was issued after she was […]

Bus driver remanded to jail over 54 pound marijuana bust

A Bus Driver, who was recently nabbed with over 54 Pounds of marijuana and 200 grams of cocaine was remanded to prison today. 55-year-old, Garfield Parker, made his first court appearance today at the Georgetown Magistrates Court. The charge stated that on the 1st October, at Maruba, he had in his possession 24.900 kilograms of […]

Freeman Street teens charged for murder of Berbice businessman

Two teenagers from Freeman Street, East La Penitence, were today charged with the murder of Berbice businessman, Fazal Shaheed. The two accused, 19-year-old, Shawn DoSantos 18-year-old, Stephon Howard stood before the Chief Magistrate and were not required to enter a plea to the indictable charge of murder . The Court heard that on the 24th […]

Two elderly women found murdered in Albert & South Road house

Police investigators were called to a white wooden house at the corner of Albert Street and South Road in Georgetown on Tuesday morning after the two women who lived in the house had not been seen for the morning. When investigators breached the door, they discovered the lifeless bodies of the two women, 87-year-old, Constance […]

Taxi driver in custody as cocaine in hammock probe continues

A Georgetown Taxi driver, who is a deportee, was arrested by the Customs Anti Narcotics Unit as investigators continue to probe the attempt to smuggle cocaine soaked hammocks. News Source understands that the man was arrested after agents received information that he may have been one of two persons fingered by the young woman who […]

Suspect in armed robberies found murdered in Albouystown

Police investigators are this morning probing the execution style murder of East La Penitence resident and wanted man, Colin Daley, aka “Frog eye” and “Froggy”. The man’s lifeless body was found just after 1 o’clock Saturday morning with a single gunshot wound to the head in Albert Street, Albouystown. According to a Police statement, the […]

Plaisance businessman facing new cocaine trafficking charges following bust of ex-policeman

Two weeks after Police issued a wanted bulletin for him, the Plaisance businessman,who later turned himself in to the Police, was today remanded to prison, after being charged with cocaine trafficking. 27-year-old, Delvor Bunbury, stood before Magistrate Leron Daly and denied the allegation that on the 11th September at BelAir, he trafficked 1.828 kilograms of […]

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