Kitty man sentenced to death

Terry Kissoon was yesterday sentenced to death by Justice Diane Insanally after he was found guilty of the murder of Troy Smith.

Kissoon was on trial in the Demerara Assizes over the July 30, 2010 fatal shooting of Troy Smith. He had fled his Lot 126 Thomas Street, Kitty home after allegedly shooting Smith, whom he accused of stealing a motorcycle. He was held more than a year later in Lethem.

Kissoon, when called upon to lead his defence, had elected to give an unsworn statement that he  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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