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Police Continue Investigation Into Fatal Stabbing

Police Continue Investigation Into Fatal Stabbing

The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the murder of 28-year-old Raymond Butterfield continue the police said today, adding that they are still interested in speaking with anyone that has not already come forward who was at the Blue Waters Anglers Club during the evening of Sunday 5th March. A police spokesperson said, “The investigation... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Moved From ICU To General Ward

19-Year-Old Moved From ICU To General Ward

The 19-year-old Pembroke man who was injured in a shooting in the Rambling Lane, Pembroke area on Thursday evening [March 9] has been transferred from the ICU to a general ward, where he is listed in stable condition.A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [March 16th] the 19-year-old Pembroke man shot in the Rambling Lane, Pembroke... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Stable In ICU After “Disturbance”

19-Year-Old Stable In ICU After “Disturbance”

The 19-year-old Pembroke man injured in a “reported disturbance” along the Railway Trail in Warwick remains in stable condition in the ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [March 16th] the 19-year-old Pembroke man apparently injured in a reported disturbance along the Railway Trail in Warwick near Pearman’s... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Threatening With Pitchfork

Court: Man Denies Threatening With Pitchfork

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 65-year-old man denied threatening behavior, with the Court hearing he allegedly picked up a pitchfork and used it in a stabbing motion towards another person. William Glasgow pleaded not guilty to using threatening behavior to his tentmate in March this year. The charge alleged that Glasgow picked up a pitchfork... Read more of this article

35 Year Jail Sentence ‘Sends A Clear Message’

35 Year Jail Sentence ‘Sends A Clear Message’

“The sentence of 35 years sends a clear and unambiguous message that these heinous, cold blooded crimes will not be tolerated by our society,” Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police Sean Field-Lament said in response to the sentence handed down to Shantoine Prinston Burrows following his conviction for the murder of Rickai Swan. “Members... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Man In ICU Following “Disturbance”

19-Year-Old Man In ICU Following “Disturbance”

A 19-year-old Pembroke man is in the Intensive Care Unit following a “disturbance” on the Railway Trail in Warwick on Tuesday evening. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are currently investigating the circumstances of a reported disturbance that apparently occurred along the Railway Trail in Warwick near Pearman’s Hill around... Read more of this article

Suspects With Stuns Guns Attempt Robbery

Suspects With Stuns Guns Attempt Robbery

On Monday evening, two men got out of a taxi in the Deepdale Road West, Pembroke area when they were accosted by two male suspects who “brandished stun guns and demanded money before making good their escape on foot empty handed.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 3pm on Tuesday, March 14th police received a report of an attempted... Read more of this article

Court: Motorcyclist Was “Airborne” During Chase

Court: Motorcyclist Was “Airborne” During Chase

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 39-year-old man was fined $3,450 for a slew of charges that resulted from him leading police on a chase while riding a motorcycle, with the Court hearing he was “airborne” during the chase. Damonte DaCosta pleaded guilty to multiple charges and pleaded not guilty to one. The Crown’s evidence was that... Read more of this article

Suspect Snatches Chain From Motorcycle Rider

Suspect Snatches Chain From Motorcycle Rider

On Monday morning, a 20-year-old man was riding a motorcycle along Harrington Sound Road when a male rider on another motorcycle rode alongside and snatched his chain. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:50am on Monday, March 13th police received a report of a robbery. “It appears that around 9:30am that day, a 20-year-old Smith’s parish... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Burglary at Paget Primary

Police Investigate Burglary at Paget Primary

During the weekend a culprit[s] gained entry into one of Paget Primary’s classrooms and defaced school property, the police confirmed today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:30am Monday, March 13th police officers attended a reported burglary at Paget Primary school. “It appears that sometime during the weekend an unknown culprit... Read more of this article

Police: ‘Remain Vigilant Regarding Online Fraud’

Police: ‘Remain Vigilant Regarding Online Fraud’

Following a report of local resident being defrauded by a social media scam, the police are reminding people to ”remain vigilant regarding online fraud,” saying  that “individuals should be extremely cautious when asked to send funds to persons who have contacted them unexpectedly, especially via the internet.” A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

BPS: Circumstances Around Shooting ‘Unclear’

BPS: Circumstances Around Shooting ‘Unclear’

“No arrests have been made at this time in connection with Thursday night’s shooting and the circumstances surrounding the matter remain unclear,” the police said today. At around 10:30‎pm on Thursday, March 9th, police responded to a report of a shooting in the Rambling Lane, Pembroke area; with a 19-year-old Pembroke man having been injured.... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Burglary At Belvin’s In Flatts

Police Investigating Burglary At Belvin’s In Flatts

The police are investigating a robbery at Belvin’s Variety in Flatts, in which a male employee was opening the store prior to 6.00am, when three suspects accosted him, demanded money, and then escaped on foot leaving the employee with minor injuries. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6am Friday, March 10th police officers responded to a reported... Read more of this article