Police investigators are probing the murder of two Brazilian nationals in the Cuyuni area.
According to a police report, the partly decomposed bodies of the two persons were found at Sandhills, Cuyuni in Region 7 on Sunday. A police team was dispatched to the area to carry out an investigation. Reports indicate that the three persons were found with their hands and feet tied up.
There have been a number of robberies and murders in the gold mining areas over the past year. Many Brazilians have also been coming across the border to conduct mining at several locations.