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Two Men Injured In Altercation On South Road

Two Men Injured In Altercation On South Road

Two men were injured in an altercation early this morning on South Road in Paget/Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is reporting an incident that took place today [Friday] on South Road in the Paget/Warwick area at around 7:15am. “Details are unclear but it appears that an altercation between two males took place... Read more of this article

Stolen Peugeot Car Recovered In Pembroke

Stolen Peugeot Car Recovered In Pembroke

After being reported stolen almost two weeks ago, a grey Peugeot 307 car was recovered in Pembroke, and has been impounded by police as “inquiries continue.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance in locating a grey Peugeot 307 car bearing license plate 47913, reported... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Information On Death Of Dog

Police Appeal For Information On Death Of Dog

The police continue to appeal for the public’s assistance regarding information on the dog that was found dead in the water at Admiralty House Park this past weekend. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service continues to seek the public’s assistance regarding any information they may have on the dog that was found dead in the... Read more of this article

Court: Man On Trial For Cocaine Possession

Court: Man On Trial For Cocaine Possession

[Written by Don Burgess] A Bermuda man was charged with conspiracy, and with possession with intent to supply cocaine. In January 2016, Customs officers inspected a ZipX package addressed to Travers R. Clarke. A Customs Officer told the nine-woman, three-man jury that has the package went through the x-ray machine, she noticed something suspicious and... Read more of this article

“Terrible, What Kind Of Person Would Do That?”

“Terrible, What Kind Of Person Would Do That?”

[Written by Don Burgess + Updated] “It was horrifying.” That was the reaction by one of the women who found a drowned pitbull tied to a concrete block yesterday off the waters at Admiralty Park. That discovery sparked outrage across Bermuda as people expressed their disgust on social media over the “monster” who did this cruelty. Carolina and... Read more of this article

Investigation Commences Into Death Of Dog

Investigation Commences Into Death Of Dog

The police said they are aware of “disturbing images of a dog that was found dead in the waters off of Admiralty House in Pembroke,” and said an investigation has commenced. The photos — which as the police note are disturbing — depict a dead dog face down in the water, with a rope around his/her neck, with the rope attached... Read more of this article

Man Discharged From KEMH After Assault

Man Discharged From KEMH After Assault

The 23-year-old man who was assaulted at the Fairmont Southampton during New Year’s Eve has been discharged from the hospital. A police spokesperson said, “A 23-year-old man initially admitted to the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit for treatment after being assaulted at the Fairmont Southampton Resort sometime during New Year’s Eve / New... Read more of this article

Police Appeal: Assistance Locating Stolen Car

Police Appeal: Assistance Locating Stolen Car

The police are appealing for the public’s assistance in locating a reported stolen car, with the grey Peugeot 307 with license plate number 47913 last seen on Monday evening [Jan 8] in the parking lot of Serpentine Liquors in Pembroke. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is appealing for the public’s assistance in locating... Read more of this article

Court: Money Allegedly Used For Cars & Homes

Court: Money Allegedly Used For Cars & Homes

A man who previously worked in Bermuda allegedly used money stolen from the Bermuda Government to buy luxury cars and properties back home in the UK, according to a report in the South Wales Argus. Four People On Trial In Wales In Connection With $2.5 Million  Four people were charged last year in Wales, and at that time, the Bermuda Police said that... Read more of this article

$2.5M Money Laundering Trial To Begin In Wales

$2.5M Money Laundering Trial To Begin In Wales

Jury selection is due to begin as four people will stand trial in Wales in connection with allegedly money laundering $2.5 million stolen from the Bermuda Government, according to a report from Wales Online, which noted that “some of the witnesses will give evidence over video link from Bermuda.” Jeffrey Bevan, 50, denies theft, converting... Read more of this article

Three Remain In Custody, Man Stable In ICU

Three Remain In Custody, Man Stable In ICU

Three men remain in police custody, a 23-year-old man is in stable condition in the ICU, and police have recovered a quantity of jewellery and other items from individuals who were robbed at the Fairmont Southampton Resort, the police confirmed today. In addition, Police are appealing for anyone who saw any of these incidents or has any information... Read more of this article

‘There Is Nothing Excessive About The Sentence’

‘There Is Nothing Excessive About The Sentence’

The Court has dismissed an appeal by Detre Ford — who was sentenced to 12 years after being convicted of aggravated burglary and possession of a prohibited weapon — saying “there is nothing excessive about the sentence of 12 years imprisonment.”The ruling said, “On 17th May, 2017 the Appellant, Detre Ford, was convicted of the offence... Read more of this article

Arrests After Melee, Robberies, Man Unconscious

Arrests After Melee, Robberies, Man Unconscious

[Updated] Three people have been arrested following a number of incidents at the Fairmont Southampton, with police confirming they responded to reports of a “melee where projectiles were thrown,” a male being found unconscious after “he was set upon by a group of males, a male “being robbed of his helmet and cellular device in... Read more of this article