Essequibo boat operator shot during robbery

A popular boat operator from Spring Garden, Essequibo Coast, was shot by a lone bandit early on Tuesday. Mohammed Gafoor, also known as ‘Tremor’ was shot to his arm. The incident occurred sometime around 12:30hrs on Tuesday. The News…

Man busted with ganja worth $4.7M

Duvendra Sukhdeo, a 39-year-old driver from Republic Park on the East Bank of Demerara (EBD), was busted with some 15.6 kilograms (or 34.3 pounds) of cannabis on Monday. According to a report from the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU),…

Rental car recovered in Corentyne robbery

Police in Region Six (Corentyne-Berbice) recovered a white Fielder wagon PTT 864 after it was stolen from a 31-year-old security guard early on Monday. The car, which was rented by the security guard, was found at No. 69 Village in…