Cop wanted for 2011 murder of minor finally surrenders

Home*Cover Story*News

Cop wanted for 2011 murder of minor finally surrenders

A former police constable, who was wanted for the 2011 murder of a minor has finally surrendered to the police.

Darwin Ghouralal, who was hiding for the past nine years, surrendered to officers at the San Fernando CID yesterday afternoon.

Police said that around 1 pm, WPC Nysus and PC Lange was on duty when they saw Ghouralal walked enter the charge room. He approached the reception area and told the officers that he received information that there was a warrant for his arrest. Acting Cpl Madhoo, the warrant officers, executed the bench warrant on Ghouralal.

Officers took Ghouralal into custody and transferred him to a prison as per his warrant. Police explained that with the judge’s warrant, there will not be a police investigation, and the matter would go directly to the High Court for trial.

Ghouralal was accused of allegedly murdering eight-year-old Daniel Guerra of Gasparillo in February 2011.

No word yet on why Ghouralal decided to surrender after all these years.