Driver charged for fatal WCB accident

Rampersaud Persaud was on Thursday charged with the offence of causing the death of Shamsudeen Mohammed on the West Coast Berbice (WCB) Public Road.
He appeared before Magistrate Peter Hugh at the Fort Wellington Magistrate’s Court and was not required to plead to the indictable charge.
The facts of the case were not presented to the court, but Persaud has been placed on $250,000 bail.
He is expected to return to court on February 18, 2021.