Police are investigating a hit and run accident which took place early Sunday evening and left one man dead while another is hospitalized.
Dead is 61-year-old Francis Persaud of Craig Village, East Bank Demerara, who was struck down by a motorcycle while making his way over the public road.
The driver of the cycle had reportedly fled the scene of the incident but was subsequently detained. Investigations are ongoing.
Details will follow in the August 01, 2017 edition of Guyana Times.