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27-Yr-Old Johnathan Darrell Dies After Stabbing

27-Yr-Old Johnathan Darrell Dies After Stabbing

[Updated with audio + video + statements. Police confirm that 27-year-old Johnathan Darrell of Sandys has died from an "apparent stabbing" after a "major melee" took place in the parking lot of Ice Queen with a "number of people involved."] At sometime around 4.00am this morning [Aug 22] there was some form of an incident in the area of Ice Queen in... Read more of this article

Man Pleads Guilty: Assaulting Female Coworker

Man Pleads Guilty: Assaulting Female Coworker

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 21],a 43-year-old man pleaded guilty to wounding a female coworker earlier this month, with the Court hearing he struck her with a piece of wood. Omar Furquan pleaded guilty to unlawfully wounding a woman, a co-worker, on 5th August 2015. The Crown Prosecutor told Magistrate Archie Warner that Mr Furquan... Read more of this article

Court: 22-Year-Old Man Remanded In Custody

Court: 22-Year-Old Man Remanded In Custody

Appearing in Magistrates Court yesterday [Aug 20], 22-year-old Travis Lowe was remanded into custody until returning to court on September 3. The decision was handed down by Magistrate Archie Warner after Mr. Lowe plead not guilty to multiple charges, all arising from actions alleged to have occurred in Hamilton on July 19, 2015. The charges alleged... Read more of this article

Murder Trial Continues In The Supreme Court

Murder Trial Continues In The Supreme Court

The trial of Kiahna Trott-Edwards — who is charged with the murder of 16-year-old Shijuan Mungal — continued in the Supreme Court, with the jury hearing from the bus driver operating the bus which both the defendant and victim were on. Mr Mungal died in September 2014 after sustaining head injuries, and Ms Trott-Edwards was charged with murder on... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Making False Report

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Making False Report

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 19], Raymond Raynor plead guilty to making a false report to police on July 31, 2015 and leaving the scene of an accident, with the Court hearing he reported that his car had been stolen after crashing it. Mr. Raynor was fined $1,000 for making the false report and $300 for the second charge. The Crown... Read more of this article

Court: 24-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Assault

Court: 24-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Assault

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Aug 18], 24-year-old Princeton Burrows plead guilty to unlawfully assaulting another man in October 2014, causing him bodily harm. The Crown Prosecutor told Magistrate Chin that Burrows had struck the other man and had knocked him to the ground. Speaking for himself, Mr. Burrows told the Magistrate that he had... Read more of this article

Court: 52-Yr-Old Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

Court: 52-Yr-Old Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 18], 52-year-old Paget resident Morris Sousa plead guilty to counts involving the possession of cannabis and cocaine that were intended for supply, and three counts of possessing three different grinders that were fitted for use with the illegal substances. The Crown Prosecutor told the Magistrate that... Read more of this article

Kiahna Trott-Edwards Court Trial Underway

Kiahna Trott-Edwards Court Trial Underway

The trial of Kiahna Trott-Edwards — who is charged with the murder of 16-year-old Shijuan Mungal — began yesterday [Aug 17] in the Supreme Court. Director of Public Prosecutions Rory Fields is appearing for the Crown, while Courtenay Griffiths QC is defending Ms Trott-Edwards. The Court heard that in September 2014, Mungal and a friend were... Read more of this article

Woman Arrested: Suspicion Of Impaired Driving

Woman Arrested: Suspicion Of Impaired Driving

A 34 year old woman was arrested on Friday night [Aug 14] for suspicion of driving while impaired after the car she was driving collided with a motorcycle on Reid Street near the junction with Burnaby Street resulting in the rider being injured. A Police spokesperson said, “Around 11:45pm August 14th, police responded to a collision along Reid... Read more of this article

Police Arrest 66 Year Old Man Wielding Machete

Police Arrest 66 Year Old Man Wielding Machete

Police arrested a 66 year old man on Saturday [Aug 15] after he was apparently seen wielding a machete and appeared to be chasing after another man in Devonshire. A Police spokesperson said, “Around 4:25pm on August 15th 2015, a 66 year old man was arrested after he was seen wielding a machete and appeared to be chasing after another man along... Read more of this article

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