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Daily Archives: November 17, 2013

UPDATED: Riot police summoned to cool Georgetown prison unrest

Fire erupted at the Georgetown Prison after a number of inmates set fire to a mattress in an ongoing unrest there Sunday night. Three fire tenders arrived on the scene but only one went into action at the John Street (eastern) end, closer to the source of the blaze. Even after the fire was extinguished, fire fighters were seen tinkering ...

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Battered teen among three dead

A teenager was battered to death and a contractor was one of three persons killed on the country’s roads, police said on Sunday. Investigators said 18-year old Budhan also known as Toy of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara was beaten to death with pieces of wood, bottles and other objects. The incident occurred at Lusignan, East Coast Demerara and stemmed ...

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