EBD man remanded for rape of teen boy

first_imgWazeer Potter, a Garden of Eden, East Bank Demerara resident was on Friday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to face a charge of sexual assault committed on a 14-year-old.Potter was not required to plead to the indictable charge when it was read to him by Magistrate Sherdel Issacs-Marcus. The charge stated that on August 8, 2018, at Garden of Eden, East Bank Demerara (EBD), he engaged in sexual activity with a child under the age of 16 years old.Reports indicate that on August 8, 2018, the victim was playing in the front yard of his home when he was snatched by the accused and taken to a house where the act was committed.After the incident, the victim related to his grandmother what transpired and a report was made to the police. Potter subsequently went into hiding but was recently apprehended by the police.Magistrate Issacs-Marcus remanded him to prison. The case will continue on October 1, 2019.last_img read more


IRELAND GET ESTONIA IN EURO PLAY-OFF

first_imgSHAY Given and the Irish squad can look forward to a play-off fight with Estonia.The Baltic nation stand between Ireland and a place in the Euro 2012 finals following today’s play-off draw in Krakow.Giovanni Trapattoni’s side will be away in the first leg on either Friday, 11 November/Saturday 12 November, with the return tie at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday, 15 November. Estonia have never reached the finals of a major tournament, and this is Tarmo Ruutli’s side’s first play-off appearance.Ireland have played in five play-offs before, winning just once, to claim a place at the 2002 FIFA World Cup finals.The other pairings see Turkey take on Croatia; the Czech Republic will play Montenegro, while Portugal will face Bosnia & Herzegovina.IRELAND GET ESTONIA IN EURO PLAY-OFF was last modified: October 13th, 2011 by BrendaShare 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)last_img read more