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Man who killed young miner claims self-defense

A 35-year-old man was on Monday remanded to prison for the murder of 20-year-old gold miner, Daniel George. Parasram Ramnaught of Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo appeared before the Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan and was not…

Three killed after diesel laden truck topples

Three persons were killed on Saturday after a truck (GWW 4811) with 44 drums of diesel developed mechanical problems while driving up a hill at Kumung Kumung Trail, Puruni River and toppled twice down the hill. Those dead are 24-uear-old…

Armed intruder shot dead in Vergenoegen

A Security Guard is in police custody after he reportedly shot and killed an alleged bandit Saturday morning at Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo (EBE). Dead is 22-year-old Jarrel Nobel, known as ‘Dumb Boy’ of Tuschen Tiger Bay, EBE.…