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30 Year Old Pleads Not Guilty: Drug Possession

30 Year Old Pleads Not Guilty: Drug Possession

In Magistrates Court yesterday [Mar 30], 30-year-old man denied possessing cocaine and  cannabis last year. Scott Dill pleaded not guilty to possessing cocaine and cannabis in Warwick in March 2014. Both charges alleged that the illegal substances were intended for supply. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo  set trial for July 2015 and bail was granted... Read more of this article

71-Year-Old Man Denies Wounding Another Man

71-Year-Old Man Denies Wounding Another Man

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 30], a 71-year-old man denied wounding another man late last year. Davis Lathan pleaded not guilty to unlawfully wounding another man on 17th November 2014. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo set trial for June and granted bail at $4,000 with the proviso that Mr Lathan must have no contact with the complainant. [Note:... Read more of this article

Man Pleads Guilty To Unlawfully Dumping Waste

Man Pleads Guilty To Unlawfully Dumping Waste

In Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 30], a 59-year-old man pleaded guilty to unlawfully dumping waste, in the form of a computer desk, in a public place, with the Court ruling that the matter was to be discharged. Though the offence carries a $2,000 maximum fine, Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo ruled that the matter was to be discharged. Facts read in... Read more of this article

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Young Girl

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 27], a 28-year-old man denied using Facebook to try and lure a young girl. The defendant pleaded not guilty to using Facebook to communicate with a young girl for the purpose of luring her in February 2015; and not guilty to intruding on the privacy of a female child and offending in March 2015. Magistrate... Read more of this article

Man Admits Stealing $18 Of Steak & Ice Cream

Man Admits Stealing $18 Of Steak & Ice Cream

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 27], a 65-year-old man admitted stealing ice cream and steak worth $18, telling the Court that he was intoxicated at the time. Leroy Bean pleaded guilty to stealing a package of Blue Bunny ice cream and a strip steak, together worth $18, from the Somer’s Supermarket in St George’s in January 2015. The... Read more of this article

Man Fined $2,000 For Illegally Keeping Dogs

Man Fined $2,000 For Illegally Keeping Dogs

Appearing in Magistrates Court yesterday [Mar 25], a 37-year-old man was fined $2,000 after he pleaded guilty to unlawfully keeping pitbulls. John Caesar, who told Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo that he was an animal lover, was fined $2,000 after he pleaded guilty to unlawfully keeping the dogs without a licence to do. According to the evidence read-in... Read more of this article

34-Year-Old Man Denies Assaulting Woman

34-Year-Old Man Denies Assaulting Woman

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 25], a 34-year-old man denied assaulting a woman earlier this year. Seymour Ramatar pleaded not guilty to unlawfully assaulting a woman on 9th February 2015 and causing her bodily harm. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo granted Mr Ramatar bail at $5,000 with one surety and ordered Mr Ramatar to stay away from... Read more of this article

Woman Charged With Stealing Credit Balances

Woman Charged With Stealing Credit Balances

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 25], a 53-year-old woman faced multiple counts alleging she stole credit balances amounting to thousands of dollars. Ms Devore Brangman was not required to plead when she appeared in this morning’s Plea Court to face twelve counts of stealing credit balances from a local dental surgery office because... Read more of this article

16 Year Old Student Charged: Drug Possession

16 Year Old Student Charged: Drug Possession

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 25], a 16-year-old student faced charges alleging he possessed cannabis, cocaine, and a digital scale . Denying a defence counsel submission that the matters should be dealt with in Juvenile Court, and saying that the Court of choice was a matter for the Director of Public Prosecutions, Magistrate Khamisi... Read more of this article

Woman Denies Assaulting Man & Police Officer

Woman Denies Assaulting Man & Police Officer

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Mar 24], a 50-year-old woman denied assaulting a man and a police officer. Saudia Virgil, of no fixed abode, pleaded not guilty to unlawfully assaulting a man and unlawfully assaulting a police officer on 23rd March 2015. After hearing submissions from the Prosecutor and the Duty Counsel, with some discussion... Read more of this article


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