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Man Denies Possessing Over $25K Of Drugs

Man Denies Possessing Over $25K Of Drugs

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 29], a 30 year old denied possessing over $25,000 of illegal drugs. Kevin Majors pleaded not guilty to possessing cocaine intended for supply, with the amount said to be 77.13 grams with a value of $23,000; possessing cannabis intended for supply, with the amount said to be 52.55 grams with a value of... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Assaulting Female Lawyer

Man Charged With Assaulting Female Lawyer

In Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 29], Steve Symonds, 59, was remanded into custody until next month after he faced charges relating to an alleged incident with lawyer Ms. Georgia Marshall, on August 28, 2014. Because the charges were indictable and can only be tried in Supreme Court, Mr. Symonds was not required to enter a plea. Answering queries... Read more of this article

Man Denies Assaulting Senator Jeff Baron

Man Denies Assaulting Senator Jeff Baron

In Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 29], a 46-year-old man pleaded not guilty to charges involving an alleged interaction with Senator Jeff Baron on August 27, 2014 at Swizzle Inn.Victor Johnston pleaded not guilty to unlawfully assaulting Senator Jeffrey Baron [pictured] and causing him bodily harm, and to unlawfully damaging a shirt belonging... Read more of this article

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

The 20-year-old motorcyclist who was killed in a road accident that reportedly involved a Bermuda driver in the United Kingdom on Sunday [Aug 24] has been identified as William Phillip Frederick Ruewell, of West Chiltington Lane, Billingshurst [pictured left; photo courtesy The Argus]. The 69-year-old Bermuda driver of the car involved in the crash... Read more of this article

Drugs Seized & Two Men Arrested In Sandys

Drugs Seized & Two Men Arrested In Sandys

A search warrant executed at a Sandys Parish home today [Aug 28] lead to the arrest of two men after what the police termed a “quantity of drugs” was seized from the residence. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service executed a search warrant at a residence on Beacon Hill Road in Sandys Parish today. “As a result,... Read more of this article

Female Lawyer Assaulted At Supreme Court

Female Lawyer Assaulted At Supreme Court

A female lawyer was assaulted by a male litigant at the Supreme Court today [Aug 28], and a 59 year old Sandys parish man has been arrested, while the lawyer was taken to the hospital where she is being treated for facial injuries. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of assault that took place at the Supreme Court today.... Read more of this article

46 Yr Old Pleads Not Guilty To Harassment

46 Yr Old Pleads Not Guilty To Harassment

In Magistrates Court today [Aug 27], a 46-year-old man pleaded not guilty to harassing his ex-wife in violation of a court order to refrain from contact with her, as well as charges of causing damage to the reputation of another person. Karl Outerbridge pleaded not guilty to one count of indirectly harassing his ex-wife in contravention of a court order... Read more of this article

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

According to a news report from the UK, a 69-year-old Bermuda man on holiday in the United Kingdom has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following an automobile accident that left a 20-year-old motorcycle driver dead. A report in the Littlehampton Gazette says, “The 20-year-old motorcyclist, who was riding a Honda... Read more of this article

Woman Denies Taking Cycle, Using False Plate

Woman Denies Taking Cycle, Using False Plate

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 26], Stephanie Hollis  pleaded not guilty to taking a cycle without the owner’s consent; using a false licence plate; giving false information to the police; and riding a cycle whilst not covered by third party insurance. Ms Hollis, 28, pleaded guilty to riding the same cycle on the same date, 11th... Read more of this article

Weekend Arrests: 3 For DUI, 1 For Warrants

Weekend Arrests: 3 For DUI, 1 For Warrants

Over the past weekend [August 23/24] police officers arrested three people on suspicion of impaired driving as the Selective Traffic Enforcement Programme [STEP] continues. A police spokesperson said, “Officers also arrested one person for outstanding warrants and conducted liquor license checks at various liquor licensed premises throughout the... Read more of this article


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