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Four Westgate Prisoners Charged With Assault

Four Westgate Prisoners Charged With Assault

Four prisoners — Troy Harris, Noet Barnett, Jakai Harford, Antoine Anderson — all appeared in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 25] charged with assault causing actual bodily harm to Malik Cann on February 26th 2013. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo asked if the alleged offence occurred inside Westgate Prison, and the Crown replied yes. All... Read more of this article

Prisoner Pleads Not Guilty To Drug Possession

Prisoner Pleads Not Guilty To Drug Possession

Garbed in a prison sweat-suit with a big E stenciled on the front, 29-year-old Jakai Harford stood in Magistrates Court this morning [June 8] and pleaded not guilty to a charge of possessing an illegal drug in an Increased Penalty Zone – namely Westgate Correctional Facility. The charge alleged that Mr Harford had the illegal drug cannabis in his... Read more of this article

Harford Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

Harford Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

The trial of 28-year-old Jakai Harford ended this morning when he admitted possessing cannabis and cocaine on January 8, 2011. Mr. Harford was sentenced to a total of five years in prison. ZBM News reported that Police found the drugs on Mr. Harford’s property. Justice Carlisle Greaves ordered the money found by police during the raid be forfeited... Read more of this article

Jakai Harford’s Trial Set For August 22

Jakai Harford’s Trial Set For August 22

This morning [May.2] Jakai Harford appeared during the monthly arraignment sessions, and had his trial date set for August 22. Mr Harford has previously pleaded not guilty to charges of gun and drug possession. He was previously charged with possession of cocaine with intent to supply, possession of cannabis with intent to supply, possession of drug... Read more of this article

“Parkside Gun” Used in Numerous Shootings

“Parkside Gun” Used in Numerous Shootings

During the Supreme Court murder trial of Antonio Myers yesterday [Mar.23], the Court heard allegations that the two guns used to kill Kumi Harford are “Parkside weapons,” and have been used in a number of shootings including at least four other murders. 30-year-old Kumi Harford was killed at around 5am on St. Monica’s Road on December... Read more of this article

Jakai Harford Pleads Not Guilty

Jakai Harford Pleads Not Guilty

This morning [Mar.1] Jakai Harford pleaded not guilty to charges of  gun and drug cpossession He was charged with possession of cocaine with intent to supply $14,900 worth, second charge possession of $5,300 cannabis intent to supply, possession of drug equipment, possession of firearm alternately handling a firearm and possession of ammunition alternatively... Read more of this article

Jakai Harford Up For Mention: Remand Continues

Jakai Harford Up For Mention: Remand Continues

Jakai Harford, wearing an orange prison sweatsuit, and represented by lawyer Craig Attridge, appeared for mention in Magistrates Court this morning [Feb 9], and was further remanded until 07 March 2011. On January 28, 2010 Mr Harford was charged with possession of cocaine with intent to supply $14,900 worth,possession of $5,300 cannabis intent to supply,... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Drug & Firearm Offences

Man Charged With Drug & Firearm Offences

28-year-old Jakai Harford appeared in Magistrates Court this morning [Jan 26], and was charged with a number of drug and firearm offences.He was charged with: Possession of cocaine with intent to supply $14,900 worth, Second charge possession of $5,300 cannabis intent to supply, Possession of drug equipment, Possession of firearm alternately handling... Read more of this article

Suspects in Jakai Harford Shooting Released

Suspects in Jakai Harford Shooting Released

The two young men arrested for in connection with the shooting of Jakai Harford on March 27th are no longer in custody, having been released on bail yesterday. The police had arrested an 18 and 23 year old shortly after the shooting. The 18 year old was arrested on Saturday Mar 27 evening at his residence, and the 23 year old was arrested on Sunday... Read more of this article

Eyewitness Report: Shooting of Jakai Harford

Eyewitness Report: Shooting of Jakai Harford

Bernews has obtained an eyewitness report of the March 27th shooting of Jakai Harford. The taxi Mr. Harford was traveling in from St Georges entered Mission Lane from the North Shore side, and drove up the hill, stopping directly outside Mr Harford’s residence. The other gentlemen in the taxi had already been dropped off at nearby residences. We... Read more of this article

Video: 2 Men Arrested for Jakai Harford Shooting

Video: 2 Men Arrested for Jakai Harford Shooting

Police have officially confirmed the arrest of two men in relation to Saturday night shooting of Jakai “Juicy” Harford [who has not officially been confirmed as the victim], and also stated they believe the attack may be gang related. They also revealed that the victim was ambushed while still in the taxi. The two men arrested are 18 and... Read more of this article

Shooting Victim Jakai Harford: 2nd Time Shot

Shooting Victim Jakai Harford: 2nd Time Shot

The victim of the shooting yesterday has been named as Jakai Tyrone Harford, making this the second time Mr. Harford has been shot. He was also the victim of gun violence in the early hours of Christmas Day in 2007. Mr Harford was shot in the shoulder while in the Camp Hill, Southampton area. Mr. Harford remains in King Edward Hospital and is listed... Read more of this article

Shooting This Morning: Man in Stable Condition

Shooting This Morning: Man in Stable Condition

Giving a new meaning to the term ‘March Madness’, a man is hospitalized in the intensive care unit following a shooting in the early hours of this morning.  He is being treated for gunshot wounds to the body, and is in stable condition. Marking the 9th confirmed gun incident for the month of March 2010, the 27 year old man was shot in... Read more of this article