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Woman shot in attempted car-jacking

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Police are investigating the attempted car-jacking, which left a 44-year-old woman nursing a gunshot wound.

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Man’s body found on Number 19 road

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Michael Andrews Totaram, 41, of Adelphi New Scheme, East Canje, Berbice, was killed yesterday in what police believe was a hit and run.

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Motorcyclist killed in gruesome accident at Amelia’s Ward

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Wilbert Sydney, 29, of Lot 70 Half Mile, Wismar, Linden, was killed last night in a gruesome accident on the Amelia’s Ward public roadway.

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Pensioner allegedly killed by man after refusing to give him money

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Police have detained a 30-year-old man in connection with the death of pensioner Fitzherbert Grimes, 88, of Hazel Street, Springlands, Corriverton, Berbice.

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Nandy Park businessman found with gunshot wound to head

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Parbhudyan Persaud, 59, of lot of 83 Collingwood Avenue, Nandy Park, East Bank Demerara (E.B.D) was found dead, yesterday, with a gunshot wound to his head.

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Corentyne family latest victims of armed bandits

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A Manchester, Corentyne, family was robbed of millions in a burglary on Thursday.

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Bandits strike again: Chateau Margot supermarket raided

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Two men, one of whom was armed with a shotgun, robbed the GST-Supermarket at Chateau Margot, East Coast Demerara, at about 20:00 hours last night.

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Stephen Vieira and four others charged for trafficking in narcotics

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Bike racer Stephen Vieira has been charged jointly with Tazim Gafoor, Nazim Gafoor and Sherwayne DeAbreu with trafficking in narcotics, according to a statement from the Customs and Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU).

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20 persons arrested during Kaieteur Park raid released from custody

Protestors at Chenapau after the arrests were made (Photo courtesy of Edward McGarrell)

Some 20 Amerindians arrested earlier this week have been released from police custody, after being charged with violating the Mining Act.

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Pomeroon boat operator busted with illegal gun, ammo

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Police ranks in ‘F’ Division (Interior Locations) yesterday arrested an operator of a small vessel for unlawful possession of a small calibre firearm with one live round at Barakat Landing, Puruni River.

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