Police detectives are investigating the savage beating death of a Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara man.
The incident took place just after 2 o’ clock on Sunday morning at Lusignan on the East Coast of Demerara. According to a police report the dead man has been identified as 18-year-old Budhan who is also known as “Toy”.
The young man was reportedly involved in a bitter argument with three other young men and the argument became violent leading to a bloody altercation.
During the altercation, the 18-year-old was beaten with pieces of wood and lashed to the face and parts of his body with bottles and other articles.
He was taken to the Georgetown Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. One of the men who allegedly beat the 18-year-old to death was admitted to the same hospital with several injuries and immediately placed under police guard.
Police investigators are searching for the other two men fingered in the murder.