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Court: Man Admits Stealing, Causing Damage

Court: Man Admits Stealing, Causing Damage

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 20-year-old man pleaded guilty to unlawfully entering a business, stealing items and causing damage. Kyajee Wilson pleaded guilty to entering an east end business, stealing items worth $450 and unlawfully causing damage to the building. The Crown Prosecutor told Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe that in November... Read more of this article

Court: 30-Year-Old Man Denies Sex Offences

Court: 30-Year-Old Man Denies Sex Offences

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Feb 16], a 30-year-old man denied six charges of having unlawful carnal knowledge of a girl over the age of 14 and under the age of 16. The defendant also denied one charge of sexually assault, with the acts alleged to have taken place  between January 2016 and March 2016. Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe granted... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sixteen Offences

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sixteen Offences

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 51-year-old man pleaded guilty to over a dozen offences relating to stolen cheques and dishonestly obtaining money. Colin Landy Smith pleaded guilty to sixteen offences involving cheque fraud and dishonestly obtaining some $4,500 by means of fraud. The offences were committed between November 2016 and January... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Police

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Police

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 28-year-old man admitted offences including dangerous driving, riding whilst disqualified, and unlawfully assaulting a police officer. Stevon Lightbourne pleaded guilty to multiple offences which started from the first action of going through a police speed check at 75kph on Sunday 12th February. In addition to the... Read more of this article

Court: Two Teenagers Charged With Wounding

Court: Two Teenagers Charged With Wounding

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Feb 10], two 18-year-olds were charged with wounding another teenager in Pembroke earlier this week. 18-year-old Jerome Bailey and 18-year-old Taiquan Davis were together charged with unlawfully wounding another teenager, in Pembroke on 7th February 2017, and doing so with the intent to cause grievous bodily... Read more of this article

Court: Three People Charged With Drug Offenses

Court: Three People Charged With Drug Offenses

Appearing in Magistrates Court, three people were charged with drug offenses, with none of them required to enter a plea as the matters must be heard in the Supreme Court. 33-year-old Ryan Willingham Walker of Paget, 40-year-old Roberto Marques of Pembroke and 34-year-old Lindsay Griffiths of Paget are charged with conspiring to supply cannabis between... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Supplying Fentanyl

Court: Man Charged With Supplying Fentanyl

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Jan 23] a 33-year-old man was charged with conspiring with others to supply Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid. Pembroke resident Maurice Martin, who was said to be a Jamaican national, was not required to enter a plea as the charge that faced was deemed to be indictable and must be tried in the Supreme Court. The charge... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Stealing Sneakers & Food

Court: Man Denies Stealing Sneakers & Food

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 29-year-old man denied stealing sneakers, socks and food from east end stores. David Robinson pleaded not guilty to trespassing in a St George’s shoe shop and stealing a pair of sneakers and some white socks with a value of $79. Mr Robinson also pleaded not guilty to stealing macaroni and cheese and other food items... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Assault, Not Paying Taxi Fare

Court: Man Denies Assault, Not Paying Taxi Fare

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 53-year-old man denied assaulting a police officer, using threatening words  and not paying a taxi fare. Alfred Tobin — whose address was stated to be in New York — pleaded not guilty to assaulting a police officer; using threatening words to a police officer by saying: ”I am going to kick your f*****... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Threatening Words

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Threatening Words

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 50-year-old man pleaded guilty to uttering threatening words and using threatening behavior towards an employee at the Salvation Army Harbour Light facility. Stanley Davis pleaded guilty to two charges of uttering threatening words and one charge of using threatening behavior towards another man who was an employee... Read more of this article

Court: Two Men Charged With Assaulting Man

Court: Two Men Charged With Assaulting Man

Appearing in Magistrates Court, two men were charged with assaulting another man with the intent to do grievous bodily harm. 31-year-old Jahki Dillas and 33-year-old Dejean Smith were charged with unlawfully assaulting another man with the intent to do grievous bodily harm. Dillas alone was charged with unlawfully assaulting the man. Both charges stem... Read more of this article

Mother And Son Convicted In Supreme Court

Mother And Son Convicted In Supreme Court

On Friday, a 55-year-old mother and her 26-year-old son were convicted in the Supreme Court, with the pair set to be sentenced at a later date. “Damon Morris [26 years old] and Denise Morris [55 years old] both of Paget Parish, were put on trial on 21st November 2016, and the trial finished with the verdicts on Friday 13th January 2016 after 7... Read more of this article

Court: 58-Year-Old Charged With Sexual Assault

Court: 58-Year-Old Charged With Sexual Assault

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Jan 16], a 58-year-old man was charged with a series of sexual assaults on a young male with the actions alleged to have occurred between 1975 and 1979. The charges alleged four acts of indecent assaults and three of gross indecency. The matter was indictable and will go to the Supreme Court with the man ordered... Read more of this article