propaganda press will wait for the family of Assistant Commissioner Balram Persaud to mourn, but he was no saint as he is being portrayed.
Assistant Commissioner Balram Persaud had his finger on many things, from cocaine to gun running on the Lethem/Linden corridor.
On October 1st last year, police raided a house that belonged to King at Tabatinga, Lethem and found four automatic rifles along with four magazines and 389 rounds of 7.62×39 calibre ammunition; six M-16 rifles along with two magazines and 74 matching rounds; two shrapnel hand grenades; one Icon VHF radio set; one Icon hand-held radio set; and one roll of camouflage material.
a week after this discovery, ricardo rodrigues was dead.
NO ONE HAS EVER BEEN PUT ON TRIAL.