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Attempted Armed Robbery On Front Street

Attempted Armed Robbery On Front Street

Police responded to Arnold’s Express on Front Street earlier tonight [Nov 23] after an attempted armed robbery occurred involving “two unknown men” with “one brandishing what appeared to be a firearm”. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:40pm on Wednesday, November 23rd police officers were dispatched to a reported... Read more of this article

Attempted Armed Robbery At Point Mart Store

Attempted Armed Robbery At Point Mart Store

[Updated] The police have confirmed that there was an attempted robbery at the Point Mart store in Pembroke this afternoon [Nov 1], saying that an “assailant walked in” and “attempted to rob the store” and was “unsuccessful.” Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 1.46pm:... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Armed Robberies

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Armed Robberies

Appearing in the Supreme Court Arraignments session today  [Nov 1], a 40-year-old man was remanded in custody after pleading guilty to charges involving armed robberies. Tio Weeks pleaded guilty to robbing Pasta Basta on two occasions, and to robbing the Wok; and doing so whilst using a firearm. The three robberies took place on 13 March, and 25 and... Read more of this article

Court: Tio Weeks Charged With Three Robberies

Court: Tio Weeks Charged With Three Robberies

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 40-year-old man was remanded in custody after being charged in connection with three robberies. Tio Weeks was charged with offences involving robbery and the use of a firearm in doing so. The charges related to robberies that occurred in March and on two dates in September, and it was alleged that Weeks had gotten away... Read more of this article

Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Armed Robbery

Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Armed Robbery

The police confirmed that they arrested a 40-year-old man who is “currently assisting police” with investigations into three armed robberies, adding that it is “anticipated that the suspect will be appearing in Magistrates Court on Monday.” A police spokesperson said, “Police can confirm that on Thursday 29th September,... Read more of this article

Armed Robbery At Pasta Basta On Elliot Street

Armed Robbery At Pasta Basta On Elliot Street

In what marks the third armed robbery this month, the police confirmed that they responded to an armed robbery at Pasta Basta on Elliot Street last night, in which a “male brandishing what is believed to be a firearm entered the restaurant, removed a quantity of cash from the till and exited the premises.” A police spokesperson said, “Around... Read more of this article

Armed Robbery At Wok Express On North Street

Armed Robbery At Wok Express On North Street

At around 10pm last night, police responded to an armed robbery at Wok Express at the junction of North Street and Union Street, in which a male “brandishing what is believed to be a firearm gained entry into the premises, demanded money and left with a quantity of cash.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:10pm on Sunday, September... Read more of this article

Arrest Made In Connection With Armed Robbery

Arrest Made In Connection With Armed Robbery

An 18-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the armed robbery at the Soares store in Spanish Point, the police confirmed today.A police spokesperson said, “An 18-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the reported armed robbery of M. Soares and Son on Spanish Point Road in Pembroke around 3pm Tuesday, September 20th. “The... Read more of this article

Armed Robbery At Soares In Spanish Point

Armed Robbery At Soares In Spanish Point

[Updated] The police are on scene at the Soares store in Spanish Point this afternoon [Sept 20] after what unofficial reports suggest may have been an armed robbery. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update 3.39pm: A police spokesperson said, “At a few minutes before 3pm today, police responded to a report... Read more of this article

Police: Attempted Robbery At Hamilton Eatery

Police: Attempted Robbery At Hamilton Eatery

Police responded to an attempted armed robbery at Four Star Pizza on Angle Street tonight [June 30] but the suspect escaped without taking anything and no one was injured in the incident. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “At 10.20pm Police responded to report of an attempted robbery that took place at Four Star Pizza on Angle Street. “Upon... Read more of this article

Armed Robbery At Pink Beach Property Site

Armed Robbery At Pink Beach Property Site

[Updated] There was a report of armed robbery at the Pink Beach property a short while ago this evening [May 20], the police have just confirmed. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 6.14pm: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At 5.15pm police attended a report of an armed robbery that took place at... Read more of this article

Police To Host Seminar On Crime Prevention

Police To Host Seminar On Crime Prevention

Following the recent spate of armed robberies, the Bermuda Police Service, in conjunction with the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce, will host an informational seminar on May 17th for business owners and managers to discuss crime prevention. So far this year there have been a number of armed robberies including at Continental Motors on North Shore on May... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Urge People To Submit Tips

Crime Stoppers Urge People To Submit Tips

Noting the “sharp rise in reported incidents of armed robberies,” Crime Stoppers Bermuda said they want to “remind the public that they offer monetary rewards for information that leads to an arrest, firearms/weapon or other evidence seizure, and eventual prosecution of offenders.” So far this year there have been a number of... Read more of this article