Twenty-two-year-old Preston Skeete of South Amelia’s Ward, Mackenzie, Linden; and also of Victory Valley, Wismar, Linden, was on Wednesday remanded to prison by Magistrate Annette Singh for the offence of attempted murder.It is alleged that he wounded 25-year-old Kevin Valladores, a labourer, of Central Amelia’s Ward, Linden on September 6, 2018 with intent to murder him. The incident occurred at about 19:00h at Victory Valley, Wismar. According to reports, Valladores was at a shop in Victory Valley imbibing along with Skeete and othersRemanded: Preston Skeetewhen an argument ensued between the two. Skeete is alleged to have choked the victim, before allegedly pulling out a knife and slitting his throat. He then made good his escape. Following the alleged incident, Valladores placed a rag to his throat, which was reportedly bleeding profusely and ran East along Sunflower Street, Wismar. He was picked up by a public-spirited citizen in a motorcar but subsequently exited the vehicle while at Mackenzie/Wismar Bridge while awaiting the traffic light.Valladores reportedly then ran in the direction of the Linden Hospital Complex (LHC) holding onto his throat. He was reportedly then placed into another car by public spirited citizens and rushed to the LHC where he was treated for an eight-inch laceration to his neck. Skeete, who later went into hiding, was apprehended by Police and charged in connection with the offence. The case will continue on January 11, 2019.
A miner was stabbed to death during a row over alcohol at Princeville Village, Mahdia, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni).Dead is Leavern Daniels, 44, of Princeville Village, Mahdia.Reports are at about 23:45h on Thursday, Daniels and his friends were imbibing at a shop when the suspect approached their table and requested a portion of their alcohol but this request was denied.At this time, the suspect became annoyed and threatened to kill the victim after which he left. Shortly afterwards, Daniels was on his way to his mining camp when he was attacked and stabbed to his abdomen by the suspect.The victim was picked up and rushed to the Mahdia Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. The suspect has since gone into hiding.The victim’s body is presently at the hospital’s mortuary awaiting an autopsy.
TERMON and Carndonagh Ladies are celebrating after taking the titles in the Ladies Football finals held at St Mary’s Convoy on Sunday.Termon overcame Glenfin in the senior final to win yet another championship.And Carndonagh won the Battle of Inishowen, defeating Buncrana to take the Junior Championship. A large crowd attended the double header today, giving a huge boost to the ladies game. DONEGAL LGFA NEWS: TERMON AND CARN LAND CHAMPIONSHIPS was last modified: September 8th, 2014 by John2Share 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:buncranaCarndonaghdonegalglenfinLGFATermon