Cop in ICU after stabbed, beaten by brothers

A 29-year-old Police Constable stationed at Central Police Station in New Amsterdam is in the intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the New Amsterdam Hospital after he was brutally stabbed and beaten by his brothers. Raul Rodrigues had a…

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),…