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Condolences Expressed: Death Of 23 Year Old

Condolences Expressed: Death Of 23 Year Old

[Updated] Following the death of a 23-year-old Sandys man, both Premier Michael Dunkley and area MP Jamahl Simmons expressed their condolences, and encouraged witnesses or anyone with information to come forward and help bring the perpetrator to justice. Late Tuesday night [July 21] an altercation took place on Woodlawn Road, resulting in a 23 year... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Stabbing

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Stabbing

[Updated] Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines has confirmed that a man has died following being stabbed. Mr Caines confirmed that the man was stabbed in the Woodlawn Road area of Sandys, being transported to hospital before dying as a result of his injuries. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 9.56am: Police confirm... Read more of this article

Michael MacLean’s Waterfront Case Continues

Michael MacLean’s Waterfront Case Continues

The court case between Michael MacLean and the Government continued in commercial court  yesterday [July 21] in front of Justice Ian Kawaley, with both sides laying out their positions. The commercial court room was quite full with those in attendance including both Attorney-General Trevor Moniz and Shadow Attorney-General Michael Scott, and there... Read more of this article

18-Yr-Old Admits Possessing Cannabis In School

18-Yr-Old Admits Possessing Cannabis In School

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [July 21], an 18-year-old male pleaded guilty to possessing cannabis with intent to supply in an increased penalty zone — a high school. Devonshire resident Cavin Francis pleaded guilty to being in an increased penalty zone and possessing 8.66 grams of cannabis that was intended for supply, as well as... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Admits Causing GBH While Driving

18-Year-Old Admits Causing GBH While Driving

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [July 21], 18-year-old Raheem Ray pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm to another person by driving dangerously on Middle Road in Devonshire on March 8, 2015; causing grievous bodily harm by driving dangerously whilst disqualified; and driving without a valid drivers licence. The Crown Prosecutor... Read more of this article

Waterfront Lease Court Hearing Gets Underway

Waterfront Lease Court Hearing Gets Underway

The court proceedings in relation to the city waterfront lease got underway yesterday [June 20], with Michael MacLean’s Allied Trust having launched legal action following the voiding of the lease to develop the city waterfront. “Lawyers from both sides packed the Supreme Court in response to Mr. MacLean’s latest attempt to receive... Read more of this article

Unidentified Man Charged With Passport Offence

Unidentified Man Charged With Passport Offence

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [July 20], a man  – whose real identity is not yet known — was charged with multiple counts involving the use of a British Overseas Territory Citizen [BOTC] passport. The man was remanded into custody until July 29 when he re-appears for mention after being charged with the BOTC passport offenses,... Read more of this article

Bailey’s Bay Shooting Victim Remains In ICU

Bailey’s Bay Shooting Victim Remains In ICU

As of this morning [July 19], the 40-year-old Hamilton parish man who was shot at the Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club on July 2nd remains in the ICU in “guarded condition.”A police spokesperson said, “At last check 7:15am Sunday, July 19th the 40 year old Hamilton parish man shot and injured at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club a few minutes... Read more of this article

Nine Month Jail Sentence For Heroin Offence

Nine Month Jail Sentence For Heroin Offence

Appearing in Magistrates Court yesterday [July 16], 33-year-old Michael James Doucet was sentenced to nine months in prison, to be followed by three years probation. The sentence was handed down following Mr. Doucet’s plea of guilty to handling over six grams of heroin that was intended for supply. Mr. Doucet’s defence lawyer had asked the Magistrate... Read more of this article

22-Year-Old Man Charged With Firearm Offence

22-Year-Old Man Charged With Firearm Offence

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [July 16], 22-year-old Quincy Simmons was not required to plead to indictable charges of unlawfully handling a firearm in Warwick parish on May 29, 2015 and unlawfully possessing a prohibited weapon in Warwick on the same date. Magistrate Archie Warner set bail at $25,000 and required a surety in a like amount,... Read more of this article

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