Labourer slapped with felony charge

first_imgLabourer Clifford Rodney of Lot 19 Savannah Park, New Amsterdam appeared last Friday before Senior City Magistrate Leron Daly on a charge of attempting to commit a felony.He pleaded not guilty to the charge, which stated that on April 25, 2018, he gained forceful entry into VJ’s Fashions, the Avenue of the Republic business premises of Albert Ramlakhan, with intent to burgle same.Objecting to Rodney being placed on bail, the prosecutor told the court that on the day in question, Ramlakhan secured his place of business at 16:00h and left. He subsequently received a phone call from a security guard, who related that the accused was breaking into the building, but he was able to apprehend him.The Police were summoned and the accused was arrested and charged.Magistrate Daly placed Rodney on $100,000 bail, and ordered that he return to court on May 18, 2018 for statements in relation to his matter.last_img read more

Den Amstel surge into 2nd place

first_imgGFF Elite League III…Dem Amstel United now occupy the second place position in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Elite League III after brushing aside New Amsterdam United on Sunday.Delon LanfermanThe Leonora venue witnessed Delon Lanferman producing a hat-trick as Den Amstel secured another three points with their 4-0 drubbing of the opposition.Lanferman drew first blood in the 27th minute, the only goal to be scored in the first 45 minutes of the encounter.However, NA United began to wither as time went by and Den Amstel took advantage of the situation.Lanferman doubled his tally in the 51st minute, then tripled it in the 58th minute to further solidify the lead. Andre Hector accounted for the final Den Amstel goal, which was scored two minutes later.In the other match of the double header, Buxton United and Linden’s Milerock FC battled to a 1-1 draw.Deshane Garnette put Buxton ahead in the 19th minute, but Keon Sear’s 33rd minute goal got things back on level ground. However, neither team were able to consistently gain the upper hand after that which led them to share points at the regulation time whistle.last_img read more