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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

Two Years Later, Family Hopes For Unity, Justice

Two Years Later, Family Hopes For Unity, Justice

Two years after Colford Ferguson was gunned down, his family said they hope to see justice done for his case, all other open cases, as well as an end to the gun violence. Mr Ferguson was murdered two years ago today — 4 February 2011 — while doing construction work in Somerset. The shooter[s] entered the building he was working on at around... Read more of this article

Murder Victim’s Family: End the Violence

Murder Victim’s Family: End the Violence

The family of 29-year-old murder victim Colford Ferguson has formed a group which has a clear message to send: “The community has had enough.” Mr Ferguson, whom Police confirmed was not a gang member, was doing construction work when he was murdered at approximately 2pm on February 4th, 2011 in Somerset. He left behind many devasted friends... Read more of this article

Videos: In Memory of Colford Ferguson

Videos: In Memory of Colford Ferguson

The family and friends of Colford Ferguson hosted a candlelight vigil at Eastshore Road, Sandys this evening [Feb. 13] — the same area where the 29-year-old was fatally shot last week.With candles being lit and relit throughout the evening due to the windy conditions, the event started with a powerful prayer led by community activist Scott Smith,... Read more of this article

Sunday: Candlelight Vigil for Colford Ferguson

Sunday: Candlelight Vigil for Colford Ferguson

The friends and family of Colford Ferguson have invited the public to a candlelight vigil being held at 6pm tomorrow night [Feb 13] at Eastshore Road, Sandy’s – the same area where Mr Ferguson was fatally shot last week Friday. Mr Ferguson, whom Police have confirmed was not a gang member, was doing construction work when he was murdered... Read more of this article

Five Arrests Made: Colford Ferguson Murder

Five Arrests Made: Colford Ferguson Murder

The Bermuda Police confirm that “Five persons have been arrested in connection with the enquiry so far, with three persons remaining in custody. They have been arrested for Conspiracy to Murder & Murder.” 29-year-old Colford Ferguson was fatally shot on Friday, February 4th in Sandys parish. Police are still appealing for assistance,... Read more of this article

Police Update on Colford Ferguson Murder

Police Update on Colford Ferguson Murder

[Updated] This morning [Feb 7] the Bermuda Police Service held a press conference to address the tragic shooting murder of 29-year-old Colford Ferguson that occurred this past Friday. Speaking today were Assistant Commissioner of Police David Mirfield, and Detective Chief Inspector Nicholas Pedro [pictured]. Around 2pm on Friday [Feb 4], Police responded... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Colford Ferguson

Police Name Murder Victim: Colford Ferguson

The Bermuda Police have officially named yesterday’s murder victim as Colford Ferguson. Mr Ferguson leaves behind many friends and family to mourn him, including a four year old daughter. Around 2pm yesterday [Feb 4], Police responded to a confirmed firearm incident in the area of Somerset Road and East Shore Road in Sandys parish. Mr Ferguson,... Read more of this article

Police: Person Who Photographed Murder Victim

Police: Person Who Photographed Murder Victim

The Police have issued a statement this evening [Feb 4] about the murder today saying they have received “information of persons circulating the picture of the deceased at the scene in a blood drenched shirt,” and they are hoping to speak with the person who took the photo. The Police, in a point many will agree with, said that passing the... Read more of this article

Murder: 29 Yr Old Shot Dead in Somerset

Murder: 29 Yr Old Shot Dead in Somerset

[Updated] Bernews understands there was a firearm incident in the West End area shortly ago today [Feb 04]. We have limited information at this time, but will update as able through the day. We unofficially understand at least one person may have been shot. Update #1: We unofficially understand the person was shot in the torso, and was very, very, seriously... Read more of this article