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Court: Cruise Visitor Admits Possessing Ammo

Court: Cruise Visitor Admits Possessing Ammo

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [May 21], a 20-year-old visitor from the United States was fined after pleading guilty to possessing a bullet. James Lathan from Virginia was visiting the island on a cruise ship when a bullet was found in his backpack during a security check, with Mr Lathan telling the Court today he was “unaware” it... 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: Tourist Fined For Possessing Ammunition

Court: Tourist Fined For Possessing Ammunition

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Sept 5], an American tourist was fined $300 for possessing ammunition in his luggage. 55-year-old Johnny Jefferson of Houston, Texas pleaded guilty to possessing 38 rounds of ammunition without holding a license on September 1st at the LF Wade International Airport. The court heard that Mr Jefferson was departing... Read more of this article

Man Arrested: Suspicion Of Possessing Ammo

Man Arrested: Suspicion Of Possessing Ammo

A 21-year-old man was found lying near the roadside after a collision in St. George’s, and he was taken to hospital and later arrested on “suspicion of possessing ammunition.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:15pm on Monday, September 5th police and first responders attended a reported collision in the Mullet Bay Road, St. George’s... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Possessing Ammunition

Man Charged With Possessing Ammunition

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Aug 15], a 21-year-old man was charged with possessing ammunition. Ralston Wright was charged with possessing 15 rounds of ammunition on 11th August 2016. He was not required to plead as his case can only be tried in the Supreme Court, and he was ordered to appear at the Supreme Court Arraignments on 1st September. Wright was... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Possessing Gun & Ammo

Man Charged With Possessing Gun & Ammo

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Sept 17], Lekan Scott faced the indictable charges of unlawfully possessing a Colt 45 firearm and unlawfully possessing 5 rounds of .45 calibre ammunition. Both offences were alleged to have occurred on September 1st 2015. As the charges can only be heard in the Supreme Court, the 26-year-old was not required to... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Possessing Firearm & Ammo

Man Charged With Possessing Firearm & Ammo

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Sept 8], 46-year-old Eston Joell was charged with possessing a U.S. Army Colt firearm, five rounds of .45 ammunition and possessing other ammunition on September 1, 2015. As the charges can only be tried in the Supreme Court, the defendant did not have to enter a plea. His bail was set $20,000 with a surety,... Read more of this article

Firearm & Ammunition Found In Somerset

Firearm & Ammunition Found In Somerset

An area by Somerset Long Bay Beach has been cordoned off by police today [May 8] after ammunition and what is “believed to be firearms” was found. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Today, May 8th, police responded to a report of suspicious items [believed to be firearms] along with an undisclosed amount of ammunition was found... Read more of this article

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Handling A Bullet

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Handling A Bullet

A 25-year-old man pleaded not guilty in Magistrates Court this morning [Feb 7] to unlawfully handing a bullet. Princeton Hunt denied unlawfully handling ammunition — one 7.62mm bullet — on a date unknown between 7th July 2010 and 21st August 2013. He also pleaded not guilty to a second charge of possessing, in August 2013, just over 33... Read more of this article

Man Denies Firearm & Ammunition Charges

Man Denies Firearm & Ammunition Charges

55 year old Terry Thomas appeared at this morning’s [Nov 1] Arraignment Session in the Supreme Court, where he faced four charges involving firearms and ammunition. Thomas pleaded not guilty to all four charges. The charges were that, as a person previously convicted of a crime, and being a person without a firearms licence, he handled a .38 cal revolver,... Read more of this article

Man Denies Firearm, Ammo, Cannabis Charges

Man Denies Firearm, Ammo, Cannabis Charges

A 26-year-old man appeared in today’s [Oct 1] Supreme Court Monthly Arraignments session where he denied a number of charges including possession of a firearm, possession of ammunition, possession of cannabis with intent to supply, and violently resisting arrest. Ramano Mills pleaded not guilty to all counts, which were all alleged to have occurred... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Possessing Gun, Ammunition

Man Charged With Possessing Gun, Ammunition

A 26 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court this morning [June 21] charged with firearms offences in connection with the incident in Sandys on Tuesday [June 18]. Ramano Mills was charged with possessing a firearm without a licence, possessing ammunition, possessing cannabis that was intended for supply in an Increased Penalty Zone and violently... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Handling Firearm & Ammo

Man Charged With Handling Firearm & Ammo

A 55-year-old man appeared in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 29] charged with handling a firearm and ammunition. The charges alleged that between 01 and 24 April 2013, Terry Thomas from Sandys handled a .38 cal firearm and handled .38 cal ammunition. Mr Thomas was remanded in custody and will reappear at a later date. Related StoriesCourt:... Read more of this article