Suspected thief shot outside Stabroek Market

A young man who reportedly robbed a store on Tuesday midday in Georgetown was shot late Tuesday afternoon when the store owner spotted him in the Stabroek Market area and raised an alarm. The man’s name has not been released but he is nursing a gunshot wound to the side of his abdomen. The bullet […]

22 year old stabbed to death outside night club

A 22-year-old West La Penitence man was stabbed to death early on Wednesday morning on North Road just outside a nightclub during an altercation with another man. According to a police statement at around 3:30 am on Wednesday 22-year-old Jamal Fernandes was fatally stabbed during an argument with another man at North Road, Georgetown. He […]

Section of West Bank school gutted by fire

An early morning fire on Wednesday ripped though a section of the L’Aventure Secondary School on the West Bank of Demerara leaving millions of dollars in damages and losses. The fire service was summoned to the scene just after 8 o’clock after smoke was seen coming out from the section of the school. Quick action […]

Water St. businessman suspected in Biker’s murder

A businessman who operates in the Water Street area has emerged as a person of interest in the shooting death of Biker Kirk Davis. Police investigators believe that the young biker may have been gunned down in front of his home during an argument with the businessman over the businessman’s wife. Reports state that the […]

Biker shot dead in front of Eccles home

Well known Biker, Kurt Davis was shot dead on Tuesday night outside his Eccles, East Bank Demerara home, sending shock waves throughout the community and leaving family members and friends stunned. The young man who is believed to be 30 years old was shot multiple times to his body. Sources at the Georgetown Hospital explained […]

Police arrest Ituni protesters for blocking roads

The Guyana Police Force announced on Tuesday that it was forced to arrest a number of persons who have been using logs and trailers to block the main access road in the Ituni and Kwakwani areas. In a statement the police announced that ten men and four women who were involved in the blocking of […]

14 year old killed by stray bullet

A 14-year-old West Bank Demerara schoolboy was killed on Monday afternoon after he struck by a stray bullet. According to detectives, teenager Ryan Persaud was standing on the Roadway in his village of Vive la Force when he was struck to the back by the bullet. The young man collapsed and was rushed to the […]

Granger on time bomb of Amaila excuses -Rohee

Minister of Home Affairs and new General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party, Clement Rohee has declared that Opposition Leader David Granger is running out of excuses when it comes to his reasons for not supporting the Amaila Falls Hydro Power project. At a Monday morning press conference at the Freedom House headquarters of the […]

Surinam Airways eyes New York market, to add additional Miami flight

Suriname’s national Flag carrier, Surinam Airways is eyeing the Georgetown -New York route and airline officials are hoping to begin operations between the two destinations in November of this year. Surinam Airways Guyana Station Manager, Rudi Westerborg told News Source on Monday, that his company has acquired an additional aircraft and is now in a […]

DaSilva’s House of Optics gutted by fire

An early afternoon fire ripped through the Middle Street, Georgetown building that houses Dasilva’s House of Optics leaving millions of dollars in losses and damages behind. Fire Chief Marlon Gentle told the media that the Fire Service first began receiving calls just around 1:30 on Sunday afternoon. He said fire men immediately rushed to the […]