chopped to death

Boyfriend charged with Dolmati's murder

The boyfriend of Dolmati Mangroo has been charged for her murder.

23-year-old Nirmal Sullivan appeared before a Chaguanas magistrate today. 

Mangroo was found dead at the pig farmer's house last week.

According to reports, she had chop wounds about her body, her throat was slashed and her fingers chopped off.

She was discovered by relatives, who believe her murder was premeditated.

 

Police probe grisly murders in Blanchisseuse and La Horquetta

Police are investigating murders reported in Blanchisseuse and La Horquetta on Wednesday afternoon.

In the latter report at about 3pm, Joel Gibson was killed after being shot on Paradise Street, La Horquetta.

Police said Gibson was walking along the roadway in the company of a woman he knew, when they were approached by a gunman.

The man shot Gibson at point-blank range, before fleeing on foot.

The woman, police said, was not harmed in the incident.

Gibson, of Heliconia Crescent, died at the scene of the shooting.