Appearing before Principal Magistrate, Judy Latchman on Friday, former GDF Captain, Orwain Sandy was remanded to prison until April 24 for the murder of Reona Payne.
The GDF Captain was not allowed to plea to the charge, since the matter was laid indictable. The former personal aide to the Chief of Staff of the GDF will undergo further psychiatric evaluation by a psychiatrist.
His lawyer, James Bond, told the Court in secret, that his client would prefer to be evaluated by someone of his choice.
The army Captain riddled his reputed wife with fourteen bullets before he turned him-self over to the police.
According to reports, the two had a heated argument in a motor car before Sandy exited the car and shot Payne once to the head and thirteen times to the body.
The Guyana Defence Force after learning of the incident, immediately interdict Sandy from all duties, a board of inquiry was also launched by the GDF into the circumstances surrounding the incident.