Rupununi man being sought for farmer’s murder
A 30 – year- old male suspect is being sought for the murder of farmer Menie Xavier, 49, of Karaudarnau Village, South Rupununi which occurred on September 8, according to police.
Investigations revealed that Xavier (deceased) and the suspect were imbibing when an argument ensued during which the suspect armed himself with a torchlight and gave the victim a severe beating about his head and body, resulting in his demise.
The body is presently at the Lethem Hospital Mortuary awaiting a post-mortem examination.
An Investigation is in progress.