Crime chief doesn’t see any targeting of Brazilians

The Guyana-Brazil Asso-ciation has expressed concern over the murder of three of their members in two days in the interior and Crime Chief Seelall Persaud says the cases are not of profiling but of robberies.

“I don’t see it as a case that Brazilians are targeted. It is believed that on all three occasions that robbery was the motive …robbery has been the motive for other murders in the interior too,” Persaud told Stabroek News.

The bodies of a Brazilian couple, Joao Veloza Nascimento and Eoldene Fernandes Dos Santos  were …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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