Three men were arraigned before Magistrate Wanda Fortune at the Linden Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday charged with the cultivation of narcotics.
Charged are: Vahaley Sinclair, age 19, a farmer of Wiruni Upper Berbice River, 21 years old Reynard Gladstone of Aroaima Upper Berbice River, and Tofan Shivnarine age 44 years of Angoy’s Avenue New Amsterdam Berbice.
During the court hearing which was done via zoom, the men pleaded not guilty and were remanded to prison until the 16th April 2021. The matter was transferred to the Kwakwani Magistrate Court.
On Tuesday, April 06, 2021, at Wiruni, Upper Berbice River at around 10:00 hrs, the trio was charged for Cultivating Prohibited Plants committed on Public Justice.