Hoyte represents arrestee in Buxton raid
October 11, 2002
PEOPLE'S National Congress Reform (PNC/R) Leader, Mr. Desmond Hoyte yesterday represented one of several persons arrested during a joint Police/Army "cordon and search" operation in Buxton on September 28, last.
Mr. Hoyte appeared on behalf of Gloria Thomas of 151 Friendship, East Coast Demerara, at the Vigilance Magistrate's Court and sought to have the charge against the defendant dismissed.
However, the court did not entertain the application.
Thomas also operates a shop at Company Road, Buxton, which was used for the funeral of prison escapee Andrew Douglas.