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Police Continue Investigation Into Fatal Stabbing

Police Continue Investigation Into Fatal Stabbing

The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the murder of 28-year-old Raymond Butterfield continue the police said today, adding that they are still interested in speaking with anyone that has not already come forward who was at the Blue Waters Anglers Club during the evening of Sunday 5th March. A police spokesperson said, “The investigation... Read more of this article

35 Year Jail Sentence ‘Sends A Clear Message’

35 Year Jail Sentence ‘Sends A Clear Message’

“The sentence of 35 years sends a clear and unambiguous message that these heinous, cold blooded crimes will not be tolerated by our society,” Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police Sean Field-Lament said in response to the sentence handed down to Shantoine Prinston Burrows following his conviction for the murder of Rickai Swan. “Members... Read more of this article

Court: 19-Year-Old Charged With Fatal Stabbing

Court: 19-Year-Old Charged With Fatal Stabbing

A Pembroke man appeared in Magistrates Court this afternoon, where he was charged with killing Raymond Butterfield. Appearing in front of a packed court room, 19-year-old Mikiel Thomas was charged with unlawfully killing Raymond Butterfield outside the Blue Waters Anglers Club on March 5th, ZBM reported. The defendant was not required to enter a plea... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Raymond Butterfield

Police Name Murder Victim: Raymond Butterfield

The Police held a press conference today [March 6] regarding the recent stabbings, one of which resulted in the death of 28-year-old Raymond Butterfield, while the other incident resulted in two men being injured, with the police saying the incidents were “separate and unconnected.”Two Men Stabbed On Front Street, Incident Believed To... Read more of this article

28-Yr-Old Dies After Stabbing, Suspect Arrested

28-Yr-Old Dies After Stabbing, Suspect Arrested

[Updated] Police have now confirmed that “there was a stabbing incident last night on Crow Lane and a young man is dead.” They are expected to provide further details at a later time, and we will update as able. Update 12.02pm: A police spokesperson said, “Around 11pm Sunday, March 5th police and first responders were dispatched to... Read more of this article

Court: Witness, Pathologist Testify In Murder Trial

Court: Witness, Pathologist Testify In Murder Trial

[Written by Don Burgess] A jury heard from a forensics expert how two bullets that entered the back of Lorenzo ‘Wa Wa’ Stovell were the fatal shots that killed him. Prosecutors allege that Zakai Cann, 27, and Trevone Saltus, 28, were part of a group of men that descended upon a parked party bus at Woody’s on September 23, 2012 and murdered Mr.... Read more of this article

Condolences Expressed To Outerbridge Family

Condolences Expressed To Outerbridge Family

“Sadly we have lost another young black man to gun violence,” MP Diallo Rabain said, adding that “Jahni Outerbridge has been taken from his family and my sincere condolences go out to them and all his loved ones.” “There are no words that can convey or comfort enough when a friend or family member has been taken from you... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Jahni Outerbridge

Police Name Murder Victim: Jahni Outerbridge

[Updated] Police are responding to the Devonshire area tonight [Jan 29] to what we understand to be a shooting incident.  Unofficial reports suggest that someone may have been injured. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 12.12am: The road is blocked off by the round-a-bout on North Shore. We expect to receive a... Read more of this article

PLP Express Condolences To Berkley Family

PLP Express Condolences To Berkley Family

“The Progressive Labour Party is saddened to convey our condolences to the loved ones of Deshaun Jerry Berkley following his shooting and tragic death early Thursday morning,” Shadow Minister of National Security Walter Roban said. “We mourn, along with the wider community and especially the Western Stars Sports Club Family, the violent death... Read more of this article

Western Stars Club: ‘This Is Heart Wrenching’

Western Stars Club: ‘This Is Heart Wrenching’

Following the shooting at Western Stars Sports Club early this morning [Dec 8] that resulted in the death of 30-year-old man, club officials extended their condolences to the family, said it was “heart wrenching” and appealed for anyone with any information to come forward.Club President Willis Dill said, “Unfortunately, another... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Shooting Victim Has Died

Police Confirm Shooting Victim Has Died

[Updating] At around 1.30am this morning, the police responded to the St John’s Road, Pembroke area by Western Stars Sports Club, and unofficial reports suggest there was a shooting and one person may have been shot. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 3.29am: Police confirm that the shooting victim,... Read more of this article

Court: 34-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Court: 34-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 34-year-old man was remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of Edmund John Flood. Keivon Scott was charged with the murder of Edmund John Flood  on a date unknown between 30 September 2016 and 2nd October 2016, Mr Flood, 55, was found dead at a Paget residence on October 2nd, 2016. As the charges... Read more of this article

Minister Urges Public To Assist Investigation

Minister Urges Public To Assist Investigation

Following the shooting death of Isaiah Furbert, the Minister of National Security Jeff Baron said, “Like all of Bermuda, I’m in shock at this latest murder. And I’d like to extend my sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Isaiah Furbert. “The Ministry of National Security is aware that there are reports of increased tensions in those... Read more of this article