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22 Year Old Charged With Possessing Cannabis

22 Year Old Charged With Possessing Cannabis

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 21], 22-year-old Nickell Smith was charged with possessing 6.4 grams of cannabis on 18th July 2014. The Prosecutor told Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo that Police had stopped Smith on Radnor road in Hamilton Parish. Smith had ditched his cycle and run off. Police chased and caught him behind Hamilton Parish... Read more of this article

Man Denies Possessing Counterfeit Money

Man Denies Possessing Counterfeit Money

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 20], a 19-year-old man denied possessing $1500 in counterfeit money. Lamont Mason, pleaded not guilty to being in possession of fifteen counterfeit US $100 in Bermuda on 17th April 2015. Mr Mason, who was described as a Bermudian currently residing in the USA, was granted $3,000 bail, required to provide... Read more of this article

Man Charged After Fatal Hit & Run Collision

Man Charged After Fatal Hit & Run Collision

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [April 20], a 26-year-old man was charged in connection with the collision this weekend that resulted in the death of 22-year-old La-Nae Woodley. Patrick Richardson Jr was charged with unlawfully killing Ms Woodley and causing grievous bodily harm to Deidre Morgan by driving whilst impaired, failing to stop... Read more of this article

Three Men Plead Guilty, Remanded In Custody

Three Men Plead Guilty, Remanded In Custody

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 17], three men were remanded into custody after pleading guilty to robbing homes of jewelry and other valuable items. Jahru Edmead, 18, Stevon Richardson 22, and Joel Smith 18, were formally charged with being concerned together having entered as a trespasser on a Morrison’s Place residence on April... Read more of this article

Court: 22 Year Old Man Remanded Into Custody

Court: 22 Year Old Man Remanded Into Custody

A 22-year-old Southampton man was today [Apr 17] remanded into custody after several warrants of unpaid fines and missed trial dates were brought to light in Magistrate’s Court. Keedai Astwood initially appeared before the courts today and pleaded not guilty to assaulting another man with intent to rob him on April 8 this year , and alternatively... Read more of this article

22 Yr Old Denies Threats, Spitting & Stealing Pie

22 Yr Old Denies Threats, Spitting & Stealing Pie

Appearing in Magistrates Court yesterday [Apr 16], a 22-year-old man denied stealing a chicken pie, spitting on a bus driver, as well as using threatening words to a police officer, with the Court hearing he allegedly said “I have a bullet for you.” Stevon Richardson pleaded not guilty to three charges, with all three stemming from an incident... Read more of this article

Cannabis: 19 Yr Old Given Conditional Discharge

Cannabis: 19 Yr Old Given Conditional Discharge

After pleading guilty to charges involving the possession of 15.38 grams of cannabis and a digital scale, a 19-year-old man was this morning [Apr 16] given a twelve month Conditional Discharge. The man’s lawyer told the Magistrate that the nineteen year old had been hired by a local company who were in the process of sending him to the UK for... Read more of this article

26 Year Old Man Admits Stealing Cell Phone

26 Year Old Man Admits Stealing Cell Phone

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 16], a 26-year-old man admitted stealing a cell phone from the mother of his child. Michael Wears initially pleaded not guilty then changed his plea to guilty, and admitted stealing a cellphone said to be worth $300 from a woman, who is the mother of his young child in February 2015. Mr Wears told Magistrate... Read more of this article

56-Year-Old Man Denies Stealing $2,300

56-Year-Old Man Denies Stealing $2,300

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Apr 15], a 56-year-old man denied stealing $2,300, with Basil Stewart pleading not guilty to stealing $2,300 from another man on 13th February 2015. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo set his trial for June and granted bail in the amount of $3,000. [Note: Due to legal reasons there are very specific rules about commenting... Read more of this article

Man Denies Assaulting His 11-Year-Old Son

Man Denies Assaulting His 11-Year-Old Son

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Apr 15], a 50-year-old man denied assaulting his 11-year-old son. The defendant, who we believe cannot be legally named at this time, pleaded not guilty to unlawfully assaulting the 11-year-old, with the Court hearing it allegedly occurred earlier this month. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo set trial for July,... Read more of this article

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