Fyzabad man charged with murder

A Fyzabad man is expected to appear before a Siparia Magistrate, charged with the murder of Neathasingh Ramsingh which occurred on Monday 4th February, 2019.

Bickram Balkissoon, 51, of Lumtack Hill, was charged with murder, following advice received from Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Angelica Teelucksingh on Saturday.

Ramsingh, 51, a straightener, of South Oropouche, was at St. John Village, Avocat, on Monday 4th February, 2019, when he got into an altercation with a man.

During the incident, the man took out a knife and stabbed the victim in his abdomen before running off.

The victim died at the scene.

The accused subsequently surrendered himself to police on the same date and was arrested in connection with the incident.

Balkissoon was charged by PC Akash Ramsubagh, of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 3, on Saturday.

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