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Daily Archives: July 14, 2015

Two suspects in shootout at Craig identified

Police Tuesday night disclosed the identities of two men-one shot dead and the other injured- who were captured during an operation at Craig, East Bank Demerara that netted several suspects in two recent murders and then brutal assault of a judge and her husband. The suspect who was fatally shot during the police operation has been identified as Rolston Morrison ...

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GDF Lieutenant to appeal jail term for causing death by dangerous driving

A Guyana Defence Force Lieutenant (GDF) was Tuesday sentenced to 36 months imprisonment after he was convicted for causing death by dangerous driving almost three years ago. Lt. Anthony Eastman was found guilty of the offence that he committed on November 1, 2013 at Mandela Avenue, Georgetown. City Magistrate Judy Latchman refused a bail application by the convict’s lawyer, Leslie ...

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3 J’cans among 5 busted for drugs aboard Guyanese vessel

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (CMC) – The United States Coast Guard says it has detained two Guyanese and three Jamaican smugglers and seized 215 pounds of cocaine aboard a Guyanese fishing vessel in the Caribbean Sea. The Coast Guard said Monday that the interdiction, on July 2, was the result of a multi-agency law enforcement effort in support of Operation ...

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Coalition for the 1823 monument protest “racist” Jagdeo, other “Anti-Guyana” PPP MPs

by Zena Henry Just as the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is preparing to make its way to Parliament, the Coalition for the 1823 monument has condemned former President Bharrat Jagdeo as Opposition Leader and at least three other PPP members who have been named as parliamentarians. The organization, which protested outside Freedom House Tuesday July 13 is adamant that Jagdeo ...

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“Clean sweep” of illegal shops in mining areas planned

Authorities will soon begin a “clean sweep” of Guyana’s interior in search of illegal shops that are havens for various criminals and illegal activities including weapons and gun possession, according to Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan. “We would like to notify all illegal shops first as to their illegal activities before we are going to do a number of ...

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Royston King appointed Town Clerk

by Zena Henry Public Relations Officer of the Georgetown Municipality, Royston King was Monday elevated to the position of Town Clerk by the Minister of Communities, despite a thin cloud of  administrative uncertainty. Communities Minister, Ronald Bulkan issued a letter of appointment dated Monday July 13 was issued by Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan, telling King that he officially takes ...

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