Dec 1, 2002.
Gregory Persaud of Arthur Village,
Wakenaam, is being tried for raping a girld under age 12.
Nov 17, 2002
(or thereabouts). An arrest warrant is issued for Marlon
December, who allegedly raped a woman and fled Wismar,
Nov 11, 2002.
Sherlock Lectcu, is being
tried for rape.
Sept 25, 2002. An ex-boyfriend
of the sister of Vanessa Diaram (18)
(who is a wife and mother), attempted to kidnap the young
mother. Fortunately, she managed to escape after freeing herself
(she was bound/gagged to a chair), when the young man went
to a shop to buy a phone card.
Sept 19,2002. A 26-year-old female security guard and
mother of three claims she was abducted by a man with a toy
gun and a knife and rape in an abandoned house. (Kaieteur
Sept 11, 2002. Chandroutie
Premsuksh (Melanie), is stripped of her top and chopped
on her breast by bandits.
August 27, 2002. One
Indian woman and one Black woman are raped by bandits (allegedly
led by one Melroy Goodman, a leader of the People's Liberation
Movement [PLM] in Buxton, a group aligned with the escapes
and criminals) during a raid on at least 5 homes in Non Pariel.
Note, there was also reported a case of 2 young Black women
being raped by bandits in a separet incident.
August 22, 2002. Savitri
Teakaram, proprietress of A&R Bargain Centre on
Robb Street, is stripped and left in her underwear by bandits.
May 18, 2002. Calvin Shawn Smith,
of East Ruimveldt, is accused of raping his 19-yr-old cousin
twice, after awakening her, and having forced intercourse
May 07, 2002. Ronald Greaves (27),
of Sandy Babb Street, Kitty, is accused of indecently assaulting
an 11-yr-old minor at her home.
April 27, 2002. Vidol Rawlkings,
also known as 'Tyson,' was charged with having carnal knowledge of a 12-year-old
girl. On the said date, at Crane Squatting Area, West
Coast Demerara, Rawlings raped the child (holding a knife
to her throat), while her mother was away on business. He
then threatened to kill the girl if she told anyone.
21, 2002. Bruno George (46),
of Sheet Anchor, east canje, is accused of indecently assaulting
a 4-yr-old girl.
25, 2002. Nicola Terrell (32) and Ruthilla
Terrell (57) ...daughter
and mother are slashed /chopped by a male acquaintance of
the younger Terrell in their Wismar neighbourhood after an
altercation at a shop in the area. The daugter underwent surgery.
7, 2002. Atteal Jeune, is indicted with raping his former wife; he allegedly climbed
through her window, disrobed her at knife point, and had sex
2, 2002. Haroon Augustus, (Mabaruma) allegedly had sex with a minor, whom he pulled into the
bush as the two headed for a shop.
14, 2001. Andray Barry (18) (Berbice) is charged with abducting and raping a 12-yr-old schoolgirl whom he abducted on
Main Street, New Amsterdam.
03, 2001. Carlton Sampton (44) is accused of raping an 18-year-old woman he took to a hotel
in Bartica, Essequibo. He forcibly took the teenager to the
hotel after running an errand (with the teen) for the teen’s
Dec 01, 2001. Dillon Thompson (22) and Hubert Byass (19), are charged with sexually assaulting a 25-year-old woman who
was with an older companion, learning to drive at Scottsburg
Beach, Corriverton, Berbice
Nov 08, 2001. Nigel
Joel (24) is charged with sodomizing a 10-yr-old in his Mandela Avenue home.
Nov 2001. Kurt Brown (25) is charged with sodomizing and having
anal sex with a 12-yr-old girl whose father gave Brown the key to his apartment to uplift a TV.
This incident occurred sometime in November 2001.
Arthur Oggis (65) is indicted
on carnal knowledge charges of an 11-yr-old
primary school pupil. After being examined by a doctor,
the child admitted to having sex with the sexagenarian at
lelast 5 times between November 2001 and January 8, 2002.
Oct 20, 2001. Satrohan Singh (30) is charged with raping a disabled 13-yr-old
girl who was left alone at home. Apparently, the man
was accused of the same crime before, but those allegations
were found to be untrue.
19, 2001. Royston Waldron (29) father of 3, charged for indecent assault on a 16-yr-old girl.
The girl who lives close by, was duped by Waldron who told
her that there was a phone call for her. Lacytown, G/town.
14, 2001. Pete Stephens (22) is accused of raping a 9-yr-old girl in Strand Cinema's toilet. The child was made to buy snacks
and told by Stephens to take it to another girl who was in
the toilet. He then followed her.
Oct 10, 2001. Sarran
Ramdoo (55) of Grove, EBD,
is charged with raping a 17-year-old. He forcibly took the
child to his bedroom and demanded that she performed oral
10, 2001. Ramesh Ganesh (68) Hindi tutor, charged with having carnal knowledge with a 13-yr-old student.
10, 2001. Bowin Persaud (32) chopped his “estranged wife,” Fazilla Khan, several times about
the body and head. Her sister, Zailoon Khan is also chopped on the elbow and wrist.
Mr. Persaud then committed suicide by hanging himself. Source of problem: unstable relationship. Place:
Betsy Ground, East Canji, Berbice
28, 2001. Perry White (21) is accused of raping a 14-yr-old student. He offered to take
her home and took her to a hotel instead.
26, 2001. Ram Ramcharran (28) is charged for indecent assault of Audrey Alder, whose crotch
he grabbed in public saying, “He has to get it.”
17, 2001. Noel Crumwell (32) is charged for rape after forcing a 26-yr-old woman to perform
oral sex on him. He had offered her a ride home but took her instead behind the
isolated Rahaman's Park, East Bank Dem.
17, 2001. Winick Phillips (39) allegedly had sexual intercourse with a 68-year-old woman at her home. He is being charged
with raping the sexagenarian.
Sept 15, 2001. Ganesh Mackhan (19) is accused of abducted a 12-year-old girl from home (Ann’s Grove) without her mother’s consent and having carnal
knowledge of the pre-teen at Kitty in Georgetown.
James Drake (40) is with fondling a 10-yr-old girl.
He was caught with his hand up the child's nightgown by her
13, 2001. Marsh Singh (25) is charged with beating his wife. The two had an estranged relationship
08, 2001. Aubrey Price is charged for assaulting wife...placed on one-year bond.
06, 2001. Rupan Ganpat (20) is accused of gagging and raping 13-yr-old girl in her home, Berbice, while the child
was alone at home.
05, 2001. Shawn Nedd (18) is charged with having carnal knowledge with a 10-yr-old girl.
24, 2001. Dhanmattie Harrycharran,
a mother, is ordered to strip naked
in front of her 11-yr-old daughter (or have the child raped)
12, 2001. Frank Cole (43) is charged with raping and impregnating a 12-yr-old girl. The child was at home with a retarded
aunt, when she was gagged, raped, and threatened with death
to remain silent. She was later discovered to be 4 1/2 months
pregnant after a relative noticed marks on her stomach and
took her to a doctor.
08, 2001. Claude Ross (44) is charged for raping girl under 12 years old. G/town.
29, 2001. Glendon Benny (18) is charged for raping 13-yr-old student. Berbice.
Romal Harry (Soesdyke) is charged
with having carnal knowledge with a 13 yr-old-girl
Nov 18, 2000.
Lakeram Singh (Land of Canaan) is
charged for raping a 9-yr-old girl.
Nov 16, 2000.
Nov 09, 2001. Ronald Britton is charged with sexually assaulting a 17-yr-old girl.
Winston Carrington (Bagotstown) is charged for sexually assaulting a 13 yr-old-boy
Nov 09, 2000.
July 2000 (THE
CASE OF SONIA HINDS)
Of all the domestic
violence cases that did not end in death, one of the most
tragic was that of Sonia Hinds, who
lost both her hands and an eye after she was chopped
by her reputed husband. The couple had quarrelled over a pair
of shoes (SN, 7.8.00). Ms Hinds has received prosthetics.
17, 1999. Hasrat Ali, is accused of raping a woman into whose home he invaded and raped her,
cutting her with a knife in the process. He once begged for
sex, offering to pay money.
Nov 08, 1999. Michael Hamlington,
40, a preacher of Kiltern Seventh Day Adventist Church, Corentyne,
admitted to having sex with a 13-yr-old
girl. He threatened to kill her should she disclose
this to anyone.
23, 1999. Gary Niaynkrick (28) is charged with sexually assaulting a woman (28) in public.
Nov 16, 1998. Sewchand
Samad, 17, convicted on 2 counts, for having anal sex
with 8-yr-old girl.
Charged in 3/2002.Jun 13, 1998. Gerard Brown
of 31 Lama Avenue, Bel Air Park; Samaroo
Boyd of 154 East Field
Drive, Nandy Park; and Lawrence Gittens
of 105 Second Street, Alexander Village are accused
of raping a 16-yr-old girl. case
still on trial as of Feb, 2002.
Aug 2, 1998. Linton Cadogan,
armed with a cutlass, attacked and raped a young woman (21)
in the presence of her lover (Cadogan's cousin) in East Canje,
Nov 14, 1997. Lindsay
Gordon is being tried for having alleged carnal knowledge
with a 10-yr-old
Jan 13, 1997. Ganesh Dukharran,
has been indicted on three counts of rape, indecent assault,
and the unlawful wounding of Ms. Shanti Joseph. The incident
occurred in Black Bush Polder, Corentyne, Berbice. The trial
is discontinued on April 9, 2002, after Ms.
Joseph opted not to provide evidence against the accused.
this case dramatizes a serious problem in reducing the level
of sexual and violent assaults on girls and women-the reluctance
of female victims to testify against their attackers. Mr.
Dukharran should NOT have walked away a free man.)
May 14, 1996. Compton Patterson
(35), minibus conductor, was sentenced to 18 years in jail
for raping a 13-yr-old schoolgirl
in his bus. The girl, placed in his bus to be taken to the
hospital after a minor road accident, is instead taken to
a vacant city lot and raped. The driver (Gerald
Bancroft), who left the scene before the crime occurred,
was sentenced to 12 years as an abettor.
Sentenced to 18 and 12 years respectively
by a trial judge, both are freed after winning their appeals (based on technicalities
and errors committed by the trial judge)