chopped to death
Kissoon sodomised him frequently
– A known drug addict in New Amsterdam was
chopped to death at his home yesterday.
The suspect is said to be a fellow ‘junkie’
who shared the same house. Dead is 37-year old
Michael Kissoon of Lot 28 Angoy’s Avenue. His
assailant later turned himself over to the police.
The murder weapon, a
cutlass, was also recovered.
house where the incident took place
When Kaieteur News showed up at the residence
yesterday, the house was tightly secured and no
one was around. Neighbours declined to comment.
According to reports out of Division ‘B’ of
the Guyana Police Force, the suspect, who is no
stranger to police, admitted that he dealt several
chops to Michael Kissoon.
The suspect reportedly admitted to police that Michael
Kissoon sodomised him frequently while he
was under the influence of narcotics and asleep.
He said when he awakens he has to endure the
discomfort in the rear. One of those
episodes took place on Saturday night and when the
suspect got up on Sunday he confronted his
molester. About 09:45 hours on Sunday an
The suspect reportedly told detectives that he
picked up the cutlass and chopped Michael Kissoon
on the back of the head, right ear, right hand,
left side head, left shoulder and left upper arm.
Kissoon collapsed and appeared to be dead.
Moments later, the suspect went to the Central
Police Station where he reported the matter and
was detained. According to police reports, the
victim was taken to the New Amsterdam Hospital
where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
An autopsy is expected to be performed today
April 11, 2010