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Court: Man Denies Stealing Three Shirts

Court: Man Denies Stealing Three Shirts

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [May 16], Alexander Christopher of St Georges Parish denied stealing shirts from Gibbons Company. The 49-year-old denied, that in March of this year, he stole three shirts valued at $218.90 from Gibbons Company. Related StoriesMaxanne Anderson Appointed As Magistrate Justice Norma Wade-Miller To Retire... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Admits Possessing Ammunition

Court: Woman Admits Possessing Ammunition

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [May 16], a 36-year-old woman from the United States pleaded guilty to carrying five rounds of ammunition in her bag, with the court hearing she was visiting the island on a cruise ship. Julie Martin from Kentucky was charged with having in her possession five rounds of 9MM without holding a license. Her lawyer... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Weapon & Wounding Charges

Court: Man Denies Weapon & Wounding Charges

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [May 16], a 27-year-old man denied charges of having an offensive weapon and unlawfully wounding someone. Keino Lambert, of Sandys Parish, was charged with having an offensive weapon namely a knife and two counts of unlawfully wounding someone, with the Court hearing the offences allegedly took place on May... Read more of this article

34-Year-Old Man Stabbed During Altercation

34-Year-Old Man Stabbed During Altercation

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 34-year-old man was stabbed during an altercation outside the Vasco Da Gama Club on Reid Street in Hamilton. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:45am Sunday, May 13th police officers responded to a reported disturbance at Vasco Da Gama Club on Reid Street in the City of Hamilton. “There were several people... Read more of this article

Two Men Stabbed, 27-Year-Old Man Arrested

Two Men Stabbed, 27-Year-Old Man Arrested

A 27-year-old Sandys parish man was arrested after an altercation outside Woody’s in Sandys last night [May 13] that resulted in two men, aged 47 and 45, being stabbed. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are currently conducting inquiries regarding a reported disturbance outside Woody’s Sports Bar & Restaurant in Sandys parish that... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: ‘Chain Snatching’ Incidents

Police Advisory: ‘Chain Snatching’ Incidents

Following two chain snatching incidents being reported to police in the last week, the police advised that the “public consider not having their expensive jewellery on display in public and remain vigilant for any unknown or suspicious individuals approaching them.” A police spokesperson said, “In the last week, two incidents of ‘chain... Read more of this article

Court: 21-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Court: 21-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [May 10], a 21-year-old man was charged with the murder of Morlan Steede. Kiari Tucker was charged with murdering Mr Steede on November, 3rd, 2017, and was also charged with using a firearm whilst committing an indictable offence, namely murder, on the same date. The defendant, of Warwick parish, was remanded... Read more of this article

33-Year-Old Police Constable Arrested

33-Year-Old Police Constable Arrested

A 33-year-old serving police constable was arrested today [May 8] by officers of the Organised, Economic Crime Department on suspicion of offences under the Bribery Act 2016, the police have confirmed. Acting Deputy Commissioner Martin Weekes said, “A 33-year-old Smiths parish resident who is a serving police constable, was arrested today by officers... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Threatening Premier

Court: Man Charged With Threatening Premier

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [May 8], 28-year-old Jared Gordon was charged with threatening Premier David Burt, with the court hearing the messages allegedly referenced “chopping his head off” and putting “a hole in his head.” The first count alleged that between October 2017 and March 2018 Mr Gordon made an unwarranted... Read more of this article

Passenger Arrested After Thomson Flight Diverts

Passenger Arrested After Thomson Flight Diverts

Yet another flight has diverted to Bermuda due to an allegedly unruly passenger, with a 31-year-old male passenger being arrested after Thomson flight 174 diverted to the island this afternoon [May 4]. The flight left Manchester, England heading to Cancun International Airport in Mexico when the airline crew made the decision to divert, with the police... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Denies Causing Death

Court: Woman Denies Causing Death

[Written by Don Burgess] A woman, Collisha Burch, pled not guilty to causing the death of a mother of two while driving under the influence of a dangerous drug. Kerry Hollis, 38, on the morning of September 28, was on her way to work at Rock Island Coffee when she died following a collision on Middle Road, Southampton with a vehicle allegedly driven... Read more of this article

Suspended Sentence For Dropping Baby

Suspended Sentence For Dropping Baby

A father who dropped his seven-month old son out of a second-storey window has received a suspended prison sentence. This afternoon Anthony Davis was sentenced to nine months in prison — however it was suspended for two years — for injuring his son having previously admitting a charge related to it at a previous hearing. Davis, who appeared... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Aggravated Burglary

Court: Man Charged With Aggravated Burglary

A 20-year-old man has appeared at Magistrates’ Court charged with aggravated burglary. Anthony Williams Jr is accused of entering a Pembroke property as a trespasser with intent to steal on April 18, this year. Mr Williams, of Sandys, did not enter a plea to the charge in court this morning because the matter can only be heard at Supreme Court. He... Read more of this article