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Cricket Community Pay Tribute: Fiqre Crockwell

Cricket Community Pay Tribute: Fiqre Crockwell

[Written by Don Burgess] Rain couldn’t dampen a weekend of celebrations but the senseless loss of another of Bermuda’s young men has. Cricket and football star Fiqre Crockwell was shot dead early this morning on Woodlands Road while another man was stabbed and taken to King Edward VII Hospital for treatment. Mr. Crockwell represented Bermuda internationally... Read more of this article

Governor Urges Witnesses To Contact Police

Governor Urges Witnesses To Contact Police

[Updated] Governor George Fergusson has extended his condolences to Fiqre Crockwell’s family, and urged anyone who knows anything about the murder to contact the police or Crimestoppers. Mr Crockwell, a well known cricketer who represented Bermuda internationally and played in Cup Match, was shot dead early this morning on Woodlands Road while... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Fiqre Crockwell

Police Name Murder Victim: Fiqre Crockwell

[Updated] The police have confirmed that the 30-year-old man who was shot earlier this morning [June 20] has died. The police responded to the Woodlands Road area at around 3.00am this morning, with the 30-year-old man having been shot and a 46-year-old man suffering from stab wounds.A police spokesperson said, “The 30 year old male shooting... Read more of this article

Man Shot & Man Stabbed On Woodlands Road

Man Shot & Man Stabbed On Woodlands Road

[Updating: The police responded to the Woodlands Road area at around 3am this morning, and confirm that a 30-year-old man was shot and a 46-year-old man was stabbed.  The police subsequently confirmed that the 30-year-old male shooting victim has died. The police said it is “currently unclear whether the shooting victim and stabbing victim‎... Read more of this article

BPS: 28-Year-Old Man Stabbed At Warwick Camp

BPS: 28-Year-Old Man Stabbed At Warwick Camp

[Updated] A 28-year-old man is listed in serious condition in the ICU following a stabbing early yesterday, and the police initially said it took place in Warwick, however today the police said details “are emerging that suggest the incident took place at Warwick Camp in the Royal Bermuda Regiment’s Corporal’s Mess.” A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Appeals Court Rules On Man With 23 Aliases

Appeals Court Rules On Man With 23 Aliases

The Court has ruled on an appeal lodged by a man whose identify was unknown when he was originally charged, with the Court saying he is now believed to be a Ugandan national named Watson Ogon who apparently uses some 23 aliases. According to the ruling, when he initially appeared in Court charged with false passports offences, his identity was unknown... Read more of this article

“Bermuda Grieves With The Orlando Community”

“Bermuda Grieves With The Orlando Community”

“Such an unimaginable and senseless tragedy,” Premier Michael Dunkley said this evening [June 12], as he joined the global community in condemning Sunday morning’s mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. The Orlando nightclub shooting is the deadliest shooting in U.S. history, with present news reports indicating there are 50 people dead... Read more of this article

50 Dead In Worst Mass Shooting In U.S. History

50 Dead In Worst Mass Shooting In U.S. History

50 people were killed inside Pulse, a gay nightclub in Florida, Orlando Police Chief John Mina and other officials said Sunday morning, just hours after a shooter opened fire in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. “At least 53 more people were injured, Mina said. Police have shot and killed the gunman, he told reporters,” CNN reports. Orlando... Read more of this article

28-Year-Old Man In ICU After Being Stabbed

28-Year-Old Man In ICU After Being Stabbed

A 28-year-old man is in stable condition in the ICU after suffering “serious stab wounds to his torso” during an incident at a residence on Spice Hill Road in Warwick early this morning [June 12]. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At approximately 1:55am on Sunday police received a report of an incident that took place at at residence... Read more of this article

21-Yr-Old Shooting Victim Remains Stable In ICU

21-Yr-Old Shooting Victim Remains Stable In ICU

The 21-year-old man who was shot in the Middletown area on 8th June remains in stable condition in the ICU, the police confirmed today. The police previously said that around 3.20pm on June 8th, a lone male on a white motorcycle opened fire on the 21-year-old man, with the victim then rushed to hospital for treatment of multiple gunshot wounds. Video... Read more of this article

Police: Rayshun Edwards Has Been Arrested

Police: Rayshun Edwards Has Been Arrested

25-year-old Rayshun Edwards — who was wanted by police in connection with an incident that occurred in Paget on 8th June – has been arrested, the police have confirmed. In June 8th, the police said they were searching for a suspect after an incident in Paget which saw the police stop a man, who then “suddenly reversed” his car —... Read more of this article

Police Seeking 25-Year-Old Rayshun Edwards

Police Seeking 25-Year-Old Rayshun Edwards

The police said they “wish to locate” 25-year-old Rayshun Edwards of Sandys who is “wanted in connection with several offenses committed” after an incident that took place yesterday [June 8] in Paget. A police spokesperson said, “Police wish to locate 25-year-old Rayshun Edwards of Sandys Parish. “Edwards is wanted... Read more of this article