The police say they are investigating the murder of Rosemary Rudder, of Eccles, East Bank Demerara, which occurred about 23:00h. on Friday March 30, 2018, at Westminster, West Bank Demerara.
Initial investigation has revealed that the deceased and the suspect had a relationship which ended sometime ago. About 22:30h the deceased went to the suspect home at Westminster, who was in the company of a female, employed at a city online shipping centre. A heated argument ensued resulted in a scuffle, he subsequently left the deceased lying motionless and went to make a report at the Police Station.
The deceased was taken to the West Demerara Regional Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
The suspect 39, a minibus driver is in custody assisting in this investigation.