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Two Deny Multiple Drug Charges In Court

Two Deny Multiple Drug Charges In Court

Two men separately denied drug charges when they appeared in front of Senior Magistrate Archie Warner in Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 10]. Thirty nine year old Vincent Burch of Club Road Smith’s Parish plead not guilty to possessing diamorphine [heroin] that was intended for supply; cannabis that was intended for supply; and cocaine that was... Read more of this article

Prowling Charge: Men Remanded In Custody

Prowling Charge: Men Remanded In Custody

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 10], two men were remanded in custody after denying charges of prowling. Devonshire resident Koeshon Smith [23] and Pembroke resident Dominique Williams [20] both pleaded not guilty to unlawfully prowling about a Spanish Point residence on 7th October 2014. Prosecutor Susan Mulligan alleged that there... Read more of this article

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Teen Girl

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Teen Girl

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Oct 10] a 32 year old man denied intruding on the privacy of a teenage girl as well as allegedly using Facebook to try lure the young woman. The defendant pleaded not guilty to intruding on the privacy of a teenage girl in such a manner as to offend her, which was alleged to occur on 30th July 2014. He also pleaded... Read more of this article

Three People Face Attempted Murder Charges

Three People Face Attempted Murder Charges

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 10], three people people were charged with the attempted murder of Lionel Thomas on 30th April 2014; using a firearm to attempt the murder of Thomas and unlawfully possessing a firearm with the intent to cause harm to Thomas. Because the charges were indictable and can only be tried in Supreme Court,... Read more of this article

Former Cayman Premier Found Not Guilty

Former Cayman Premier Found Not Guilty

Former Cayman Premier McKeeva Bush was found not guilty yesterday [Oct 9] on all 11 criminal charges leveled against him, the Cayman Compass has reported. The jury took a day to find him not guilty on six counts of misconduct in a public office, contrary to Common Law and five counts of breach of trust by a Member of the Legislative Assembly, under... Read more of this article

19 Year Old Admits Slipping $75 To Prisoner

19 Year Old Admits Slipping $75 To Prisoner

In Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 9], a 19 year old woman admitted giving $75.00 to an inmate at the Westgate Correctional Facility. Daja-Nae Smith pleaded guilty to taking a prohibited article, namely $75.00 in cash, into Westgate and giving it to inmate Bryce Daniels. This occurred on 12th September 2014. Prosecutor Maria Sofianos told Senior... Read more of this article

Woman Denies Inflicting Harm, Making Threats

Woman Denies Inflicting Harm, Making Threats

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 32 year old woman denied charges of inflicting bodily harm and uttering threatening words to another woman. Michaelia Selvin pleaded not guilty to all the charges, which were alleged to have taken place in a Euclid Avenue house on October 2nd, 2014. The first count alleged she, having entered as a trespasser, inflicted... Read more of this article

19 Year Old Fined $500 After High Speed Chase

19 Year Old Fined $500 After High Speed Chase

A 19 year old man was fined $500 after pleading guilty to driving without due care and driving dangerously, with the Court hearing he was doing in excess of 100kph and ended up “in the shrubbery” in Devonshire. Jarico Burt plead guilty to driving without due care and consideration and driving dangerously, with the Court hearing had lead police on... Read more of this article

61 Year Old Man Denies Uttering Threats

61 Year Old Man Denies Uttering Threats

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 3], 61 year old Monte Ible plead not guilty to uttering threatening words to a woman by telling her: “You have f—ked with the wrong one this time. You will be lucky if you leave the island this time because I will kill you.” He also plead not guilty to unlawfully assaulting the same woman. Both... Read more of this article

30 Year Old Man Admits Importing Cannabis

30 Year Old Man Admits Importing Cannabis

A 30 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court today [Sept 30] and was remanded into custody after pleading guilty to importing cannabis. Joshua Stovell was remanded into custody after pleading guilty to importing 679 grams of cannabis and possessing a grinder fitted for use with the controlled drug. The Crown offered no evidence on a charge that he... Read more of this article