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Pensioner dies in early morning fire in Linden

Norma Semple, an 83-year-old pensioner of Block 22 Wismar, Linden, died on Monday morning after a fire of unknown origin engulfed the woman’s home. According to a police report, the woman lived alone in a fully furnished one-storey wooden…

71-Y-O man injured in hit and run accident

Griffith Franklin, 71, of Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown, is now suffering from a broken right leg after he was injured during a hit and run accident. Police Headquarters reported that Franklin was hit by an unknown motor vehicle at…

Tuschen man found dead with wound to head

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 31-year-old Laurel Samaroo of Tuschen New Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), whose body was found with a wound to his head inside a fuel tanker. According to a police…

Vigilance man with fake gun arrested

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man of Vigilance, East Coast Demerara (ECD) who was carrying a fake black plastic handgun. Police Headquarters in a statement revealed that the arrest occurred at about 21:00hrs on Friday by ranks on…

Female clerk beaten, robbed of $2M

A 39-year-old female clerk was beaten and robbed of $2 million on Friday afternoon at Caneview Avenue in South Ruimveldt, Georgetown. According to a police report, at around 14:38hrs on Friday, the woman collected the cash from the head…