Daily Archives: Sunday, 19 June 2016, 18:29

Woman pleads guilty to cocaine trafficking; husband refused bail

Last Updated on Monday, 20 June 2016, 12:36 by Denis Chabrol A 21-year old mother of two young children on Monday pleaded guilty to trafficking in cocaine, while seeking to shield her husband from blame. He was remanded to prison until July 25, 2016, despite a strong request for bail by their lawyer. Angelica Forde has to return to court ...

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15-year old mechanic shop employee shot during armed robbery

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 June 2016, 18:29 by Denis Chabrol A 15-year old boy, who was employed at a mechanic shop, was  Sunday shot in his face during an armed robbery in South Ruimveldt, Georgetown. Police sad Jamal Lewis of Wren Avenue, South Ruimveldt was shot while one of the employees scuffled with one of three armed bandits who ...

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Guyana accuses CAL of rejecting solution to duty free purchase row

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 June 2016, 14:32 by Denis Chabrol Guyana on Sunday strongly refuted claims by Caribbean Airlines Limited (CAL) that Guyanese duty free rum purchases made at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) were being seized from transiting passengers in Trinidad in keeping with security requirements by that country and the United States’ (US) Transportation Security Administration ...

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Fire severely damage East Bank Demerara house

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 June 2016, 12:36 by Denis Chabrol A fire early Sunday afternoon severely damaged a house at Friendship, East Bank Demerara. Fire Service officials confirmed that a two-flat wooden and concrete house was ablaze. A nearby house was scorched. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. Details were sketchy. An update will be provided ...

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