Stabroek News:-East Canje, Berbice was yesterday afternoon plunged into a state of shock and disbelief, after a 17-year-old resident was found murdered in her home and police launched a manhunt for her 25-year-old reputed husband, who is suspected to have killed her.
Dead is Parbattie Lakhpal also known as ‘Rosanna,’ 17, of Lot 369 Number Two Village, East Canje, Berbice. She was discovered with her throat slit in the living room of her apartment around 1 pm yesterday.
According to residents of the area, Lakhpal and her reputed husband Ryan Singh, 25, formerly of Eccles, East Bank Demerara, were involved in a heated argument yesterday morning, which later became physical. According to information gathered, the young couple would often fight over money. This newspaper was told that whenever Lakhpal asked Singh for money, he would get upset, which would lead to them fighting, and he would usually become physical with his teen wife.