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15-Year-Old Girl Charged With Murder In UK

15-Year-Old Girl Charged With Murder In UK

A 15-year-old girl has been charged with murder in connection with the fatal stabbing of Bermudian Lyrico Steede  in England, marking the fifth person charged in connection with the murder of the 17-year-old Bermudian student. The teenager is expected to appear in Nottingham Magistrates Court today, according to the Nottinghamshire Police. The Nottinghamshire... 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

Kenyan Police Make Arrests Following Murder

Kenyan Police Make Arrests Following Murder

Kenyan police are holding three suspects in connection with the murder of Richard Tirop Kessio – a three time Bermuda Marathon champion — who was murdered in January 2018, according to a story in Citizen Digital. The story said, “Police in Eldoret are holding three suspects in connection with the murder of Richard Tirop Kessio – a road running... 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

Court: Jeffrey Bevan Sentenced To Seven Years

Court: Jeffrey Bevan Sentenced To Seven Years

A Welsh Court has sentenced Jeffrey Bevan to 7 years and 4 months in prison after he was convicted of laundering £1.3 million [$1.8], and local officials confirm that confiscation proceedings have started in order to recover the funds stolen from the Bermuda Government. Mr Bevan, an accountant from Wales, was employed as Payments Manager for the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Crew Member Sues Following Murder Photos

Crew Member Sues Following Murder Photos

Princess Cruises has filed a motion to dismiss and compel arbitration in Bermuda after photographer Jean Luc Van Wyk filed legal action in California seeking damages for emotional distress after being told to photograph a murder scene onboard the Bermuda-registered Emerald Princess cruise ship. Murder On Cruise Ship The Emerald Princess left Seattle... Read more of this article

Bermuda Marathon Champion Killed In Kenya

Bermuda Marathon Champion Killed In Kenya

Kenyan police have launched a murder probe after Richard Tirop Kessio — – a three time Bermuda Marathon Champion — and his friend were killed, according to a report from Citizen Digital. The story said, “Police in Eldoret have launched a murder probe after Richard Tirop Kessio – a road running specialist – and his friend were killed... Read more of this article

History: Spy’s Life Included Time In Bermuda

History: Spy’s Life Included Time In Bermuda

A man who was once imprisoned in Bermuda went on to live an incredibly colourful life filled with drama, danger, and high adventure. Initially brought to Bermuda as a Boer prisoner after escaping from prison in Portugal, he ended up becoming a spy, faking his own death at the hands Amazonian natives, and escaping from another prison after pretending... Read more of this article

American Consulate’s Flag At Half Mast

American Consulate’s Flag At Half Mast

Following the horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas which left 59 people dead and over 500 people injured, the flag at the U.S. Consulate in Bermuda has been lowered to half mast as a mark of respect for the victims. A Consulate spokesperson said, “It’s a heart-breaking day for those affected by this senseless tragedy. Right now, our thoughts are... Read more of this article

Smith On Lockdown During Las Vegas Shooting

Smith On Lockdown During Las Vegas Shooting

[Written by Don Burgess] Three-time Olympian Tyrone Smith was in lockdown at the Luxor Hotel for six hours in Las Vegas after the shooter rained down bullets upon country music fans. At least 59 people are dead, and 527 injured after Stephen Paddock smashed out a window with a hammer at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and then opened fire on the crowd at the... Read more of this article

Simmons & Lightbourne Jailed In The UK

Simmons & Lightbourne Jailed In The UK

Sharnell Simmons and Kyle Lightbourne were jailed in the UK following their convictions in a cocaine smuggling plot, according to a story in the Hull Daily Mail. The story said “A cleaner at Hull’s ferry terminal uncovered a cocaine-smuggling plot when she found £24,500 worth of the Class A drug hidden beneath tourism leaflets in the arrivals... Read more of this article