Crime

Berbice man to face Court for murder of brother over land

Police investigators in Berbice have arrested a West Coast Berbice man for the murder of his own brother. 44-year-old Shieldstown village resident, Khemlall Bisnauth is accused of stabbing his 45-year-old brother, Saranandand Bisnauth to death over an argument over a plot of land. Moments before the incident, the two men were seen enjoying alcoholic drinks […]

Female security guard found murdered in Le Repentir cemetery

The lifeless body of a female security guard was found early this morning in Le Repentir Cemetery not too far from where the funeral home is located. She has been identified as 68-year-old Margaret Dawson of Albouystown and Timehri. The woman who worked with Professional Guard Services, was last seen alive last evening when she […]

Prison escapee recaptured at mini-bus park

Almost a month after he escaped from the Lusignan prison, 32-year-old Ganesh Dhanraj was recaptured on Saturday afternoon. Dhanraj who is facing a murder charge, was spotted at the Parika bus park and the Police were alerted. Police investigators quickly arrived on the scene and arrested the man who admitted that he was indeed the […]

NA Prisoner recaptured after short-lived escape

Less than 30 minutes after he jumped the fence and escaped from the New Amsterdam Prison, convicted prisoner Rei Joseph was recaptured and taken back into custody. A report from the Guyana Prison Service stated that at around 6:51am today, the prisoner was noticed scaling the fence of the jailhouse. An alarm was immediately raised […]

Friendship man stabbed to death after row over stolen phone

An argument over a phone that was reportedly stolen has left a Friendship, East Bank Demerara man dead and his assailant on the run. A police report this evening revealed that 33-year-old Marlon Peters of Goblin Dam, Friendship got into an argument with a 27-year-old man from the same area over a phone that went […]

12 juveniles escape from Detention Centre; 5 recaptured

Twelve teenage inmates escaped from the Juvenile Detention Centre in Sophia early this morning after attacking the two Police guards who were on duty. Five of the teens have so far been recaptured. News Source understands that the breakout occurred just after midnight. A small group of teens who were housed in cell #2 were […]

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