At the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court today, a 31-year-old man was charged and remanded to jail for the murder of his own cousin.
The accused, David Smith of the Cuyuni area in region 7 was charged with the stabbing death of his cousin Dave Boyal.
The two men were repeatedly involved in an argument when the accused used an arrow to stab the cousin to the abdomen.
In court today, he was not required to enter a plea to the indictable charge and did not appear too worried about the murder charge that he is facing.
The incident took place on the 22nd of March. The accused will make his next court appearance on the 10th April.