Soldiers fined for stealing milk and butter from Army headquarters
Three Guyana Defence Force (GDF) officers were on Monday fined $100,000 after being found guilty of stealing milk and butter from base Camp Ayanganna back in 2017.
Richard Charles, Kevin Philips and Linton Logan were found guilty of the charge which stated that between February 13, 2017, and 14, 2017 at Camp Ayanganna, Georgetown they stole 11 bags of 25-kilogram powdered milk worth $ 153,890 and seven cases of Golden Cream Margarine, the property of the Guyana Defence Force.
The men were on trial before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly.
The men were each fined $100,000 or on default, one-year imprisonment.
According to reports, on February 14, 2017, the men were busted while carting out the stolen items from Camp Ayanganna, Georgetown.