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‘Devastated, Saddened By Senseless Murder’

‘Devastated, Saddened By Senseless Murder’

“We were stunned, devastated and saddened to learn of another senseless murder,” Shadow Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley said. “I knew Taylor as a constituent and friend whom I enjoyed conversing with about our beloved home. He was always keen to discuss opportunities and issues facing Bermuda. Just last week we continued... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 30-Year-Old Taylor Grier

Police Confirm Death Of 30-Year-Old Taylor Grier

The police have now confirmed the death of 30-year-old Taylor Grier following the shooting on Friday evening. At around 10.00pm on Friday, two men on a motorcycle fired multiple gunshots in the area of Court and Elliot Street, resulting in the death of Mr Grier, while a 55-year-old man was injured. Speaking at the scene that night, the police also confirmed... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Extremely Saddened By This Tragedy’

Minister: ‘Extremely Saddened By This Tragedy’

“Extremely saddened by this tragedy,” said the Minister of National Security Wayne Caines, in the wake of last night’s shooting death. At around 10.00pm last night, two men on a motorcycle fired multiple gunshots in the area of Court and Elliot Street, resulting in the death of a 30-year-old man, while a 55-year-old man was injured.... Read more of this article

Shooting: BPS Confirm Death Of 30-Year-Old Man

Shooting: BPS Confirm Death Of 30-Year-Old Man

[Updated: Police confirmed that a 30-year-old man has died, while a 55-year-old man is "being treated for non-life-threatening injuries" following a shooting on Court Street. Police also confirm that "someone has been taken into police custody in connection with this incident."]Police are on scene in the Court Street area and police tape is visible... Read more of this article

Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

This Sunday [July 29] marks the year anniversary of the murder of Jahkoby Smith and police have renewed their appeal for information, and have asked witnesses or anyone who may have any information to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Sunday July 29th marks the year anniversary of the death of Jahkoby Smith and police have renewed... Read more of this article

Court: 51-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Court: 51-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

A 51-year-old man has appeared at Magistrates’ Court in connection with the 2006 murder of Marcus Gibbings. Cleveland Rogers is charged with the premeditated murder of Mr Gibbings on or about October 25, 2006. Mr Rogers did not enter a plea to the charge because the matter can only be heard at Supreme Court. He was remanded in custody by Magistrate... Read more of this article

Case Remains Open, BPS Appeal For Information

Case Remains Open, BPS Appeal For Information

The police are renewing their appeal for any information about the disappearance of Rudy Smith, who was last seen alive in July 2012, with the police saying that his disappearance is “being treated as a murder investigation and remains an active case.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is renewing the witness appeal... Read more of this article

Daily Mail: Gunman Was Barber To Footballers

Daily Mail: Gunman Was Barber To Footballers

On an article titled “Double life of barber and friend to Premier League football stars as he is jailed in Bermuda for trying to gun down man as he ran down the street,” the UK’s Daily Mail has highlighted the recent sentencing of Jahmico Trott to 25-years in prison.The story said, “A barber to Premier League football stars has... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Murder Of Colford Ferguson

Court: Man Denies Murder Of Colford Ferguson

[Written by Don Burgess] A man pled not guilty to the murder of Colford Ferguson, who was fatally shot on February 4, 2011, at the corners of East Shore Road and Somerset Road. In Supreme Court today, Khyri Smith-Williams, 27, denied committing premeditated murder with another person not before the court on February 4, 2011. He also denied using a... Read more of this article

Teenagers To Stand Trial For Murder In October

Teenagers To Stand Trial For Murder In October

Three teenagers charged in a British Court with the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede in Bulwell, UK, are expected to go on trial on October 2, according to the Nottingham Post. The report said, “The date was provisionally arranged at Nottingham Crown Court today [Monday, March 5]. “Two 17-year-olds – who cannot be identified... Read more of this article

Three People Charged With Murder In England

Three People Charged With Murder In England

[Updated] Two 17-year-old males have been charged with murder in connection with the death of 17-year-old Bermudian student Lyrico Steede in England, and a 17-year-old female has also been charged with “assisting an offender” and is due to appear at a Nottingham Court next month. This is according to a statement from the Nottinghamshire... Read more of this article

Four People Arrested In Connection With Murder

Four People Arrested In Connection With Murder

Four people have been arrested in connection with the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian student Lyrico Steede in England, with the Nottinghamshire Police confirming that two 17-year-old males and an 18-year-old male have been arrested on suspicion of murder, and a 17-year-old female has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder. A statement... Read more of this article

Bermudian Student Killed In United Kingdom

Bermudian Student Killed In United Kingdom

Nottinghamshire police have launched a murder investigation after 17-year-old Bermudian student Lyrico Steede died after suffering serious injuries after being attacked in Bulwell. A statement from the Nottinghamshire Police in the UK said, “A 17-year-old who suffered serious injuries in a stabbing in Bulwell last week has died. “Lyrico... Read more of this article