Daily Archives: Saturday, 2 October 2021, 19:50

Two suspects in killing of electrician shot dead by police

Last Updated on Saturday, 2 October 2021, 23:17 by Denis Chabrol Two days after they allegedly robbed and shot electrician Joshua Denny, two young men were shot dead by police in the vicinity of the University of Guyana (UG) Access Road, Cummings Lodge, Greater Georgetown, the Guyana Police Force said. They have been identified as Quacy Jupiter called ‘Ding Dong’ ...

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Russia sees no hurdles for WHO approval of Sputnik V vaccine

Last Updated on Saturday, 2 October 2021, 18:11 by Denis Chabrol Reproduced from Reuters MOSCOW, Oct 2 (Reuters) – All the barriers to register Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine with the World Health Organization (WHO) have been cleared and only some paperwork remains to be completed, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Saturday. The Sputnik V shot, widely used ...

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Senior police officer allegedly arrested with marijuana, bullets in car

Last Updated on Saturday, 2 October 2021, 15:34 by Denis Chabrol Junior members of the Guyana Police Force on Friday night chased a senior police officer, eventually intercepting the car that he was driving and allegedly finding a quantity of marijuana in the trunk, the law enforcement agency said. The police force identified him as Deputy Superintendent Dexter Brown. Investigators ...

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Brickdam Police Station fire: All detainees, guns, ammo saved; evidence, some documents destroyed

Last Updated on Saturday, 2 October 2021, 14:45 by Denis Chabrol All detainees at the Brickdam Police Station lockups, firearms and ammunition were accounted for, but several vehicles and vital records were Saturday destroyed by fire that swept through virtually all of the colonial wooden buildings that made up Guyana’s major police divisional headquarters. Aided by steady and brisk north-east ...

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