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GDF ranks injured in Timehri accident

Lance Corporal in the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), 21-year-old Jamal McPherson of Den Amstel, West Coast Demerara, has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of the Georgetown Public Hospital with serious head injuries, following a…

Miner bludgeoned to death

Police are investigating the murder of 53-year-old Mohabeer Gangdeen, a miner of Old Road, Timehri, East Bank Demerara, who was beaten to death allegedly by a colleague on Saturday, August 12 at Pataro Backdam. News Room was reliably…

Pedestrian killed by cop, Constable crashes car

Police are investigating a fatal accident on the Soesdyke Public Road, East Bank Demerara, involving Motor Car PPP 8497 driven by a Police Constable, which struck down and killed a so far unidentified male pedestrian. A police report noted…

Update: Decomposed body yet to be identified

By Royan Abrams The Police in Berbice are making efforts to identify the badly decomposed body of a male who was found in a drainage canal at Mibicurri North Black Bush Polder on Saturday.News Room understands that the body was discovered…

Decomposed body found in Black Bush Polder

By Royan Abrams The badly decomposed body of a male was discovered in a canal by a farmer in the community of Black Bush Polder earlier today (Saturday August 12, 2017). According to information received, a rice farmer ventured out to his…

DEVELOPING: Man shot in city street

By Leroy Smith A man was moments ago shot by a so far unknown assailant along New Market Street in the capital City, Georgetown. According to details emerging, the shooter walked up to his victim and discharged three rounds in his…

Five charged with rape in Bartica

Five men were granted bail on Friday after they appeared at the Bartica Magistrate’s Court, charged with rape. Police reported that Romario Smartt, Ryan Boodhoo, Dale Edwards and Cadacy Degees, were arrested for the alleged rape of two…

Man arrested for alleged rape of Corentyne girl

A 21-year-old unemployed male is in police custody at the #51 Police Station after he was accused of raping a 15-year-old Corentyne school girl on August 10, 2017. News Room understands that the incident occurred at about 20:30 hours at the…