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Court Hears Man Allegedly Uses 23 Aliases

Court Hears Man Allegedly Uses 23 Aliases

A defendant — who was unidentified in his first appearance — was back before Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo in this morning’s [July 29] Magistrates Court session, with the Court hearing the defendant appears to be a foreign national who allegedly uses 23 different aliases. Prosecutor Carrington Mahoney told the Magistrate that after checking... Read more of this article

Gardner Sentenced: Murder Of Malcolm Augustus

Gardner Sentenced: Murder Of Malcolm Augustus

Wolda Gardner has been sentenced to life in prison for the premeditated murder of Malcolm Augustus, and as it is the second murder he has been convicted of, he will have to serve 45 years before being eligible for parole. Mr Augustus, 20, was shot and killed on the St George’s golf course just after midnight on Christmas Day in 2012. Gardner is already... Read more of this article

Cup Match Policing: Patrols, CCTV, Partnerships

Cup Match Policing: Patrols, CCTV, Partnerships

There will be high visibility patrols over the upcoming holiday weekend to “discourage those members of our community that might seek to disrupt our holiday with acts of anti-social behaviour or criminality,” Detective Superintendent of Police James Howard said today.Mr Howard said, “Over the last few years we have received some... Read more of this article

Junior “Scientist” Ming Remanded In Custody

Junior “Scientist” Ming Remanded In Custody

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [July 27], 51-year-old Junior Ming — also known as ‘Scientist’ — pleaded not guilty to three charges involving allegations of threatening words and threatening behaviour in July. Ming denied telling one woman: “Call the f***** police. I’ll knock your block off,” also denied saying... Read more of this article

40-Year-Old Shooting Victim Remains In ICU

40-Year-Old Shooting Victim Remains In ICU

As of this morning [July 26], the 40-year-old Hamilton parish man who was shot at the Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club on July 2nd remains in the ICU in “critical but stable condition.”A police spokesperson said, “At last check 6:45am Sunday, July 26th the 40 year old Hamilton parish man shot and injured at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club... Read more of this article

Robbery At Mr. Chicken Express in Devonshire

Robbery At Mr. Chicken Express in Devonshire

On Friday evening [July 24] two males — one brandishing a bladed article — gained entry into Mr. Chicken Express in Devonshire and demanded money. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken; however no employees were injured. “Around 10:20pm on Friday, July 24th police officers were dispatched to a reported armed robbery at Mr. Chicken... Read more of this article

Man Faces Charges Of Trespassing & Stealing

Man Faces Charges Of Trespassing & Stealing

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [July 24], 25-year-old Rayshun Edwards elected to be tried in Magistrate’s Court and then plead not guilty to multiple charges. The charges were that, he took a cycle without the owner’s permission; and that he trespassed in separate dwellings in Sandys and Southampton and stole items. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo... Read more of this article

Woman Pleads Guilty To Causing GBH By Driving

Woman Pleads Guilty To Causing GBH By Driving

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [July 24], 71-year-old Maria Rego plead guilty to causing grievous bodily harm a man as a result of her driving without due care on the morning of June 1, 2015. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo was told by the Crown Prosecutor that Ms. Rego was turning right into Kilderry Lane off Middle Road in Smith’s when her car... Read more of this article

Police Identify Victim As Job Solomon Tucker

Police Identify Victim As Job Solomon Tucker

[Updated with video] The police identified the young man who was killed on Tuesday evening as Job Solomon Tucker, and appealed for the public to come forward and assist the police with the investigation. Acting Inspector Jason Smith said, “On Tuesday night a few minutes after 11 pm a group of males had an altercation with the victim outside of... Read more of this article

Condolences Expressed: Death Of 23 Year Old

Condolences Expressed: Death Of 23 Year Old

[Updated] Following the death of a 23-year-old Sandys man, both Premier Michael Dunkley and area MP Jamahl Simmons expressed their condolences, and encouraged witnesses or anyone with information to come forward and help bring the perpetrator to justice. Late Tuesday night [July 21] an altercation took place on Woodlawn Road, resulting in a 23 year... Read more of this article

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