Man accused of setting couple on fire arrested

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More than two weeks after he reportedly set his friend on fire, Christian Joseph called ‘Son Son’ of Kitty, Georgetown was arrested in Puruni, Region Seven.

A short statement from Police Headquarters reported that Joseph was captured at around 04:00hrs on Thursday and was being escorted to the Bartica Police Station.

Sheldon Harry, 22, was set on fire on June 5 at Puruni Landing and succumbed to his injuries on June 20. Harry’s girlfriend was also set on fire; she has since been discharged from the hospital.

The couple was reportedly set on fire by Joseph during an argument.

Days after the incident, police issued a wanted bulletin for Joseph.

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