Police are investigating the murder of a gold miner, who was found with multiple stab wounds about his body.
Dead is 30-year-old, Teo ‘Max’ James of 37 West La Penitence Housing Scheme, Georgetown. The incident occurred in a camp at Blackwater Crusher, Cuyuni River around 19:40 hrs last evening. A male known as ‘Tallman’ is currently being sought for questioning in relation to the killing.
A statement from Police Headquarters said that James and ‘Tallman’ shared a relationship with the same woman.
According to reports, James, who was found with multiple suspected stab wounds about his body, was pronounced dead on arrival at the Bartica Regional Hospital. His body is presently at the hospital’s mortuary awaiting an autopsy.