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OPINION: Public Outrage over the fiery destruction of Brickdam Police Station – by Francis Quamina Farrier

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– by Francis Quamina Farrier

Guyanese both at home and abroad are outraged at the circumstances which led up to the alleged arson destruction of the Brickdam Police Station on Saturday, October 2, 2021.

Official reports state that the self-confessed suspect, Clarence Greene, “was arrested early Saturday morning (October 2, 2021), for armed robbery, but after several hours in the lockups, he became frustrated and started the fire which destroyed over 80 percent of the Brickdam Police Station.” Was this suspect body searched by the police before he was placed in the lock-ups, bearing in mind that he was arrested for the serious crime of armed robbery; people need to know.

In court, the accused is now saying that the video confession was taken under duress, and he is not guilty.

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GUYANA: Lodge man has confessed to starting Brickdam Police Station fire – police

The Brickdam Police Station on fire yesterday (Police photo)

The Brickdam Police Station on fire yesterday (Police photo)

A 26-year-old Princes Street, Lodge resident who was taken into custody yesterday morning has confessed to setting the fire which destroyed more than 80 percent of the Brickdam Police Station.

Crime Chief Wendell Blanhum this morning confirmed that Clarence Greene and two other prisoners are presently the subject of the probe.

The trio are said to be cooperating with investigators.          Continue reading

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