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Baby dies in Enmore fire 

A three-month-old baby, Leroy Archer, died on Thursday morning following a fire at Hope, West Enmore, East Coast Demerara. The Guyana Fire Service said the fire was reported at about 10:25 hrs and two fire tenders responded. The first…

Sex worker shot dead on King Street

A sex worker was shot dead during the wee hours of Thursday at the corner of King Street and South Road, Georgetown. The victim has been identified as “Shawn” and "Kyle Bottle," a 28-year-old resident of Grove, East Bank Demerara. The…

Taxi driver nabbed with weed worth $34.9M

A 33-year-old taxi driver was nabbed with 116.6 kilogrammes (or about 257 pounds) of marijuana at the No. 45 Public Road, East Berbice- Corentyne. The man was driving a silver grey Toyota Spacio (#HD 732). Police ranks stopped the…

Two brothers die after chopping incident

Two brothers- Marvin and Ellis Joseph- died on Wednesday after they were involved in an altercation at St. Lawrence, East Bank Essequibo. Police Headquarters reported that the brothers, while wielding cutlasses, disembarked a canter and…

Boy, 14, drowns at National Aquatic Centre

Joel Adams, a 14-year-old student of Dennis Street Sophia Care Centre, lost his life at about 15:05 hrs on Tuesday at the National Aquatic Centre at Liliendaal, Georgetown. Investigations revealed that Adams left the Care Centre with a…