New allegations in Colwyn Harding case demand an independent inquiry – GHRA

The Guyana Human Rights Association (GHRA) has said that the recent revelations involving two young women implicate a wider range of agencies and individuals in alleged irregularities and brutality in the Colwyn Harding case than originally thought and warrant an independent inquiry.

“Taken as a whole, the cascade of complaints and unanswered questions raised by this saga increases the urgency of an independent investigation,” the group said in a press release. Tiffany Edwards and Teneisha Evans, originally charged in mid-November along with Colwyn Harding, appeared in the Providence Magistrate’s Court on November 18 on charges of   assaulting a peace officer and disorderly behaviour. Harding and Edwards could not raise their bail and were remanded to prison.

Evans remains in the New Amsterdam Women’s prison serving a two-year sentence imposed on  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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