Mystery grows in Berbice cousins’ disappearance with ‘strange calls’ to parents

Strange calls about their sons’ whereabouts have reached the mothers of Odel Downer and Winston Johashen, the two cousins who have been missing in the interior for more than a month now.

Merlyn Downer and Mursha Johashen, mothers of the missing 20-year-olds, are continuing their search for their sons, despite disturbing reports coupled with what they say is a poor response from the police.

Odel of Number 8 Village, West Coast Berbice, and his cousin, Winston, of Number 9 Village, had started working as  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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