By Mario Joseph
A week after their boat was attacked by pirates in Suriname‚Äôs waters, four fishermen remain missing and their empty, bloodied boat was found at De Hoop, Mahaica on Monday.
Of the five-man crew, only the captain, whose name was given as Feroze of Double Road, Lusignan, East Coast Demerara is known to have survived. The other members of the crew identified as Andrew, of Lusignan, Dinesh also known as Monkey Brain, of Uitvlugt, Raymond Gomes, 37, and Chandrapaul Jallim, 19, both of Recht-door-zee, West Bank Demerara, remain missing.
Reports of the incident first made their way to Guyana when Feroze contacted his wife early Thursday morning and related the traumatic experience. Feroze‚Äôs wife, who did not want to give her name, then called the boat owner, Deochand Bharat and informed him of the incident.