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Court: 20-Year-Old Man Charged With Stabbing

Court: 20-Year-Old Man Charged With Stabbing

[Written by Don Burgess] In Magistrates Court today [Oct 29], a 20-year-old Southampton man was charged with stabbing a man on Harbour Road last week. It is alleged that on October 23, 2018, Alex Wolffe caused severe injuries to the victim which saw him suffer a collapsed lung and damage to his kidneys. The court heard that Mr Wolffe also allegedly... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Sex Assault On Minor

Court: Man Charged With Sex Assault On Minor

[Written by Don Burgess] In Magistrates Court today [Oct 29], a 57-year-old man was charged with multiple sex offences relating to a minor while in a position of trust, with the offences said to have spanned a number of years, back to 2008. The man, who cannot be named at this stage due to legal reasons, is charged with touching the young girl. The... Read more of this article

Court: Girl Spoken To As A ‘Significant Witness’

Court: Girl Spoken To As A ‘Significant Witness’

A 16-year-old girl on trial for the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede was initially spoken to as a ‘significant witness’, according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post. The report said, “A 16-year-old girl who pleads not guilty to murder with four other defendants was initially a potential significant witness... Read more of this article

Court: Teenage Murder Suspects Met In A Car

Court: Teenage Murder Suspects Met In A Car

Teenage murder suspects are alleged to have met in a car as 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede lay critically injured in an English hospital, according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post. The report said, “Teenage murder suspects met in a car as Lyrico Steede lay dying in hospital from stab wounds, a court heard. There was discussion... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Threatening A Police Officer

Court: Man Denies Threatening A Police Officer

[Written by Don Burgess] A man pleaded not guilty to threatening to kill a police officer and two other charges. William Carlos Astwood, 53, was charged with contravening a Domestic Violence Protection Order on October 12, 2018, by entering a Keith Hall Road residence. He was also charged with using offensive words towards a police officer at the junction... Read more of this article

Court: Phone Linked To Teen Murder Suspect

Court: Phone Linked To Teen Murder Suspect

A phone left in a taxi on the night that 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede was fatally attacked in England has been linked one of the teenagers accused of his murder. This is according to a report by the Nottinghamshire Post, which said, “A lost phone was linked to a teenage murder suspect with odds of 1,000 million to one, a jury heard. “DNA... Read more of this article

Court: Four Teen Defendants Traveled Together

Court: Four Teen Defendants Traveled Together

Four teenagers accused of the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede travelled by taxi to the area where he was attacked, according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post. The story said, “Four teenagers accused of the murder of Lyrico Steede travelled by taxi to the area where he was knifed – but did not have the fare upfront. “His... Read more of this article

Court: Defendants Urged To Mind Their Manners

Court: Defendants Urged To Mind Their Manners

[Written by Don Burgess] Defendants had to mind their manners in plea court as several were reprimanded by Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe. When one defendant didn’t mind his manners in trying to work out how to pay his $340 fine, Mr Wolffe reminded him about proper protocol. The exchange went like this: “Can I have some time?” “Sorry?” “Can... Read more of this article

Court: Man Denies Stealing $200 Worth Of Meat

Court: Man Denies Stealing $200 Worth Of Meat

[Written by Don Burgess] A man pleaded not guilty to stealing more than $200 worth of meat two years, with some discussion around his appearance in Court, with George Wilson saying he never got a notice to appear in court in May, 2016. However in court today, Mr Wilson denied stealing $205.69 in meat from a local grocery store. His next court appearance... Read more of this article

Court: Man With Twenty Year Old Warrant

Court: Man With Twenty Year Old Warrant

[Written by Don Burgess] 20 years after a warrant was issued for his arrest, a man appeared in court this week. The man, who is in his 60s, was initially charged with a speeding offence. He told the court, “I was taken by surprise by this [his arrest]. Last night as I was sitting in my cell it came back to me.” The man told Senior Magistrate... Read more of this article

Court: Witness Describes Seeing People Running

Court: Witness Describes Seeing People Running

A woman out walking saw people running and one of them fall over the night Bermudian teenager Lyrico Steede was fatally stabbed in Bulwell, England, a jury has heard. Five teenagers are charged in connection with the murder, and the trial is taking place in the Nottingham Crown Court, and according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post, “A... Read more of this article

Court: Jury Hears Murder Victim’s Last Words

Court: Jury Hears Murder Victim’s Last Words

The last words of Bermudian teenager Lyrico Steede were played at the trial of five teenagers accused of his murder, with the trial taking place at the Nottingham Crown Court in England. This is according to a report by the Nottinghamshire Post, which said, “They were recorded on the camera fitted to the uniform of a police officer trying to... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Testifies In Murder Trial In UK

Court: Woman Testifies In Murder Trial In UK

A woman told a jury about the night she found Lyrico Steede on her doorstep having been critically wounded, as the murder trial continues in England, with five teenagers accused of taking part in the murder of the 17-year-old Bermudian. 19-year-old Kasharn Campbell, 18-year-old Remmell Miller-Campbell and two 17-year-old boys and 16-year-old girl,... Read more of this article