Minibus tout freed of rape charge

first_imgCurtis Sulker, called “Red Man”, was on Thursday afternoon acquitted of a rape charge by a 12-member jury.The unanimous not-guilty verdict was returned after two hours of deliberations at the Sexual Offences Court in Demerara. The particulars of charge detailed thatCurtis Sulker shielded his face before he gained his freedomSulker had allegedly engaged in sexual penetration with a 16-year female without her consent on September 7, 2014.Guyana Times understands that the former accused man who reportedly works as a minibus tout was a family friend of the then teenager. The allegations detailed that the man had taken the girl to the Botanical Gardens and carried out the act. However, the jury did not find the evidence pertaining to her story as credible and determined that the defendant was innocent of the alleged crime.Justice Simone Morris-Ramlall announced that he was free to go but Sulker who seemed surprised, sat down on the prisoner’s bench which prompted the Judge to re-state that he was freed. The former accused was represented by Attorney Clyde Forde, while Prosecutors Seeta Bishundial and Natasha Backer presented the State’s case.last_img read more

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Missing wedding ring – have you seen it?

first_imgYesterday we posted an article regarding a found engagement ring. Many have come forward however no one’s descriptions have matched the ring we have on file.After enquiring about the ring, Mary Elizabeth Devlin has launched an appeal with us for her own ring.She said; “I lost mine years ago now. It has an engraving on the inside that says ‘Joe’. And if I remember correctly it has about 6 or 7 small diamonds on a white gold band. Its been about four years since it was lost, but you’ll know its mine if the engraving is there.” She believes it may have been lost anywhere from the town square in Letterkenny all the way to the shopping centre.It was lost in March of 2012.Mary Elizabeth concluded by saying; “I know it’s a long time ago, but couldn’t hurt to see if someone found and kept it.”To get in touch, contact Donegal Daily’s Facebook page or email [email protected] Missing wedding ring – have you seen it? was last modified: August 11th, 2016 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:found ringletterkennymissing ringlast_img read more

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