Daily Archives: Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 21:06

Berbice businesswoman fined, jailed for cocaine trafficking

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 13:01 by Denis Chabrol A woman caught attempting to traffic a large quantity of cocaine to the United States (US) was Thursday jailed and fined. Tricia Loo of 651 Fort Ordinance, East Canje, Berbice pleaded guilty when she appeared before a city magistrate. She was sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined GYD$25.6 ...

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Bogus customers rob feed-shop owner of cash, valuables

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 21:06 by Denis Chabrol An elderly feed shop owner, his daughter-in-law and several other persons were terrorized by two armed bandits who carted off cash and other valuables. Items stolen include Ipads, Iphones,  sales amounting to more than GYD$15,000 and jewellery. The attack was staged  Tuesday at about 9 AM by two men, ...

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Arrest warrants issued for drug lord Barry Dataram, reputed wife

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 16:08 by Denis Chabrol by Abigail Semple Arrest warrants were Tuesday issued for self-confessed drug lord, Barry Dataram and his reputed wife, Anjanie Boodnarine, after they failed to turn up in court to know whether they would have to lead a defence or would be freed of a cocaine trafficking charge. City Magistrate, ...

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Mother of two on drugs, gun and ammo charge

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 12:30 by Denis Chabrol A mother of two on Tuesday appeared on charges of narcotics and illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. According to the facts read out by Chief Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan, on September 16, 2016, Alexis Phillips was found to be in possession of 51 kilos and 350 grams ...

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Barbados deports Guyanese who caressed teenage girl aboard bus

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 12:18 by Denis Chabrol A Guyanese national was handed over to immigration officials yesterday after appearing in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court on an assault charge, the Online news website, Barbados Today reported on Tuesday. The 48-year-old farmer of Apartment #1 Arrindell, Government Hill, St Michael, who only goes by the name Mankad, ...

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