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Court: 36-Year-Old Admits Stealing Codfish

Court: 36-Year-Old Admits Stealing Codfish

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 36-year-old man admitted stealing codfish from a store in Sandys. Kinole Simons pleaded guilty to a charge that, in 5th February 2017, he stole a package of codfish value at around $15.00 from Arnold’s in Sandys. The evidence offered by the Crown Prosecutor was that a staff member saw Mr Simons place a packet of codfish... Read more of this article

Court: 44-Year-Old Denies Sexual Exploitation

Court: 44-Year-Old Denies Sexual Exploitation

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 44-year-old Warwick man denied sexually exploiting a young girl. The defendant faced five charges alleging the sexual exploitation of a young girl between 2014 and 2016. The man pleaded not guilty to all five charges, was given a mention date of 13th April, and granted bail of $5,000, [Note: Due to legal reasons there... Read more of this article

Court: Man Jailed For 10 Days For Stealing Drill

Court: Man Jailed For 10 Days For Stealing Drill

Appearing in Magistrates Court, two men were charged in connection with a stolen drill, with one man jailed for ten days for the theft, while another man was fined for receiving stolen goods. 64-year-old Sinclair Fox and 46-year-old Antoine Tuzo both pleaded guilty to the charges put to them. Fox admitted that in March 2017, he had taken a tool case... Read more of this article

Court: 43-Year-Old Man Denies Stealing Bag

Court: 43-Year-Old Man Denies Stealing Bag

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 43-year-old man denied stealing a bag containing barbering equipment. Vincent Outerbridge pleaded not guilty to a charge that on 24th March, he stole a bag containing men’s barbering equipment; and to another charge that he had failed to leave Hamilton Police Station after he had been directed to do so. Mr Outerbridge... Read more of this article

Court: Four Men Deny Assault On Court Street

Court: Four Men Deny Assault On Court Street

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, four men were charged with assault, while one man was charged with using a cellphone to send a video message that was of a menacing nature. 18-year-old Kamali Davis and 22-year-old Paul Smith were charged with unlawfully assaulting another man on Court Street on 21st March. They were also charged with the alternative... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing Food

Court: Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing Food

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 24-year-old woman pleaded guilty to stealing food from Marketplace in Hamilton. Shalae Johnson pleaded guilty to stealing hot food and a Gatorade valued at around $15 from the Church Street store on February 23, 2017. The Crown’s evidence was that Ms Johnson had been observed collecting hot food, selecting... Read more of this article

Court: 40-Year-Old Admits Using Stolen Card

Court: 40-Year-Old Admits Using Stolen Card

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 40-year-old man admitted entering a house, stealing a wallet containing bank cards, then using the cards to dishonestly obtain items. Ernest Smith admitted that on 10th March 2017, he had entered a Warwick residence and stole a wallet containing bank cards; and then used the cards to dishonestly obtain items. The Crown’s... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Denies Racial Intimidation

Court: Woman Denies Racial Intimidation

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 37-year-old woman denied racial intimidation, with the Court hearing she allegedly called a man the n-word. Paget resident Carina Dornelas denied that, in August 2016, she made an oral communication to a man by saying to him: “You are nothing but a motherf****** black n*****.” Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Threatening With Pitchfork

Court: Man Denies Threatening With Pitchfork

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 65-year-old man denied threatening behavior, with the Court hearing he allegedly picked up a pitchfork and used it in a stabbing motion towards another person. William Glasgow pleaded not guilty to using threatening behavior to his tentmate in March this year. The charge alleged that Glasgow picked up a pitchfork... Read more of this article

Court: Motorcyclist Was “Airborne” During Chase

Court: Motorcyclist Was “Airborne” During Chase

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 39-year-old man was fined $3,450 for a slew of charges that resulted from him leading police on a chase while riding a motorcycle, with the Court hearing he was “airborne” during the chase. Damonte DaCosta pleaded guilty to multiple charges and pleaded not guilty to one. The Crown’s evidence was that... Read more of this article

Court: 19-Year-Old Charged With Fatal Stabbing

Court: 19-Year-Old Charged With Fatal Stabbing

A Pembroke man appeared in Magistrates Court this afternoon, where he was charged with killing Raymond Butterfield. Appearing in front of a packed court room, 19-year-old Mikiel Thomas was charged with unlawfully killing Raymond Butterfield outside the Blue Waters Anglers Club on March 5th, ZBM reported. The defendant was not required to enter a plea... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Offences

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Offences

Appearing in the Supreme Court Arraignment session this morning [March 1], a 58-year-old man pleaded guilty to multiple sex offences against young males that took place in the 1970s and 1980s. Quinton Wendell Baxter had been charged with the indecent assaults on the young males in the 1970s and 1980s, and pleaded guilty to eighteen charges. He was... Read more of this article

Court: 67-Year-Old Denies Stealing Handbag

Court: 67-Year-Old Denies Stealing Handbag

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 67-year-old man denied stealing a Fendi handbag from a Front Street store. Sinclair Fox denied that on 18th February 2916, he stole a Fendi handbag said to be valued at $1,800 from the retail establishment. The Magistrate set trial for March and granted bail at $2,000. [Note: Due to legal reasons there are very specific... Read more of this article