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Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Police are appealing for witnesses to the murder of 21-year-old Jahkoby Smith, who was fatally stabbed at the West End Sailboat Club in Sandys, during a wake being held for the late Jachari Francis. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:15pm on Saturday 29th July, Jahkoby Smith was fatally stabbed after he was involved in an altercation which... Read more of this article

Murder Suspect Bailed With ‘Strict Conditions’

Murder Suspect Bailed With ‘Strict Conditions’

The male suspect arrested in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Jahkoby Smith has been bailed by the Bermuda Police Service, with “strict reporting conditions.” Mr Smith was fatally stabbed on Saturday evening at the West End Sailboat Club, which was hosting the wake following the funeral for the late Jachari Francis, who was murdered... Read more of this article

Videos: Police On Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Videos: Police On Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

[Updated] The Police held a press conference this afternoon [July 31] regarding the murder of 21-year-old Jahkoby Smith, who was fatally stabbed on Saturday evening, where they confirmed that one man has been arrested in connection with the tragic incident. The murder occurred at the West End Sailboat Club, which was hosting the wake following the funeral... Read more of this article

Opposition Leader Extends Condolences

Opposition Leader Extends Condolences

Following the murder of 21-year-old Jahkoby Smith, Opposition Leader Patricia Gordon-Pamplin extended her deepest condolences to his family and friends as they grapple with this tragedy. Mr Smith was fatally stabbed on Saturday evening [July 29] at the West End Sailboat Club, which was hosting the wake following the funeral for the late Jachari Francis,... Read more of this article

Police Name Stabbing Victim As Jahkoby Smith

Police Name Stabbing Victim As Jahkoby Smith

Police have now confirmed the death of 21 year-old Jahkoby Smith as a result of the stabbing incident on Saturday evening [July 29]. The incident occurred at the West End Sailboat Club, which was hosting the wake following the funeral for the late Jachari Francis, who was murdered earlier this month. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police... Read more of this article

Police: Man Dies From Stabbing, Another Injured

Police: Man Dies From Stabbing, Another Injured

[Updated] Police have responded to an incident in the area of the West End Sailboat Club tonight [July 29] with a number of police officers and a police boat visible at the scene. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 9.20pm: An area of the grounds outside the club has yellow police tape going around it. Update 9.58pm:... Read more of this article

Video: Police On Murder Of Jahcari Francis

Video: Police On Murder Of Jahcari Francis

[Updated] The Police held a press conference this afternoon [July 24] regarding the murder of 20-year-old Jahcari Francis, which they said is “being treated as a gang shooting murder between rival gang members.” The press conference has just concluded and we will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the 13-minute live... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Jahcari Francis

Police Confirm Death Of Jahcari Francis

[Updated] The police confirmed that a man has died following a shooting in Devonshire last night. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:45pm Wednesday, July 19th police‎ responded to reports of gunshots in the Upland Street, Devonshire area. “Initial information indicates that one man was shot and taken to hospital via ambulance. An... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Patrick Dill’s Murder

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Patrick Dill’s Murder

Police are  renewing their appeal for information on the circumstances surrounding the death of 26-year-old Patrick Dill, who died following a shooting in May 2016. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is renewing appeals for information on the circumstances surrounding the death of 26 year old Patrick Dill, which is being... Read more of this article

Five Years Later: BPS Appeal For Information

Five Years Later: BPS Appeal For Information

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the disappearance of Rudy Smith, and the police are appealing to the public for information that can bring closure to the investigation. A police spokesperson said, “Sunday, 9th July 2017, will mark the fifth anniversary of the disappearance of Rudy Lamar Smith. “The Bermuda Police Service is appealing... Read more of this article

BPS: 25 Year Sentence Sends ‘Clear Message’

BPS: 25 Year Sentence Sends ‘Clear Message’

“The 25 year sentence for murder and using a firearm handed down to convicted murderer Travone Saltus today sends a clear and unequivocal message to perpetrators of these types of crimes that there are serious consequences,” Detective Superintendent Sean Field-Lament, Crime Division said. Following a trial in the Supreme Court, Saltus was... Read more of this article

Police: Murder Investigation Remains Open

Police: Murder Investigation Remains Open

Today marks the 14th anniversary of Shaundae Jones’ murder, and the police said they remain committed to pursuing justice, as “investigators believe there are individuals in our community who have information that if provided, will lead to the killer being arrested and charged.” A police spokesperson said, “Thursday, April 27th 2017... Read more of this article

BPS Assisting JCF With Murder Investigation

BPS Assisting JCF With Murder Investigation

The Bermuda Police Service is assisting the Jamaican Constabulary Force with their investigation into the death of 55-year-old Bermudian Ronald Raynor, with the BPS saying that the “circumstances of Mr. Raynor’s death are suspicious and the JCF is dealing with the matter as a murder investigation.”A police spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article