Tag: Shootings in Bermuda

Dion Hart Charged With Prince Edness Murder

Dion Hart Charged With Prince Edness Murder

[Updated: Charges dropped] Dion Hart was remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of Prince Edness in Magistrates Court this morning [Dec 16]. Hart, a Pembroke resident, was charged with five offences including the murder of Prince Edness, using a firearm to commit the offence, using a firearm during flight and possessing a firearm and... Read more of this article

Police: Gunshot Reports Attributed To Fireworks

Police: Gunshot Reports Attributed To Fireworks

[Updated] For the last two nights there have been reports of gun shots being heard in the eastern end of the island, and the police said it has now been “ascertained that a 51 year old male” has been setting off fireworks. A police spokesperson said, “For the last two nights there have been reports of gun shots being heard in the eastern... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Reports Of Gunshots

Police Investigate Reports Of Gunshots

[Updated] Police responded to reports of gunshots in St George’s in the early hours of this morning [Dec 12], however said that “no forensic evidence was found to substantiate the reports.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:45am on Friday, December 12th police officers responded to reports of gunshots in the Barrack Hill,... Read more of this article

Police: “If You See Something Say Something”

Police: “If You See Something Say Something”

The presence of person[s] on a motorcycle ‘posted up’ in a low lit or secluded area, the motorcycle’s license plate missing up and individuals acting suspiciously on motorcycles most likely wearing dark coloured clothing with their faces covered, are some of the circumstances which “should arouse suspicion,” the police said. The police... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Last Night’s Two Shootings

Witness Appeal: Last Night’s Two Shootings

The police said the investigation regarding the two shootings last night is ongoing, and said the suspects in both incidents were described as men wearing dark coloured clothing on motorcycles, and the first shooting “apparently involved in a brief confrontation before shots were fired.” At approximately 11.15pm last night shots were fired... Read more of this article

Two Shootings This Evening, No One Injured

Two Shootings This Evening, No One Injured

[Updated with video. Two separate shootings took place overnight; the first one at approximately 11.15pm in Scenic Heights area of Southampton and the second took place at 12.15am in the Camp Hill area. Both involved the suspect[s] riding motorcycles, and no one appears to have been injured in either incident] There was a firearm incident this evening... Read more of this article

Governor: “An Attack On The Community”

Governor: “An Attack On The Community”

“Last night’s incident saw the sad and unnecessary death of yet another young man; followed by an attack on a police officer doing his duty on behalf of the whole community – in a real sense, an attack on the community,” Governor George Fergusson said this evening [Dec 8]. At around 8.30pm last night, police responded to a shooting... Read more of this article

Police ID Victim, Confirm Suspects Fired At Police

Police ID Victim, Confirm Suspects Fired At Police

[Updated with video] Speaking at a press conference late this morning [Dec 8] the police officially identified last night’s murder victim as 29-year-old Prince Edness [pictured] and the police also confirmed that a police officer was fired at by the suspects. At around 8.30pm last night, police responded to a shooting that took place on South... Read more of this article

29 Year Old Prince Edness Dies After Shooting

29 Year Old Prince Edness Dies After Shooting

[Still updating on Monday morning. Police confirm 29 year old Prince Edness was shot and killed in Southampton at around 8.30pm] At sometime around 8.00pm this evening [Dec 7] there was a shooting in Southampton, the police have confirmed. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 9.05pm: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines... Read more of this article

Shantoine Burrows Charged: Sandys Shooting

Shantoine Burrows Charged: Sandys Shooting

In Magistrates Court this morning [Dec 5], Shantoine Prinston Burrows faced multiple charges stemming from the November 11, 2014 shooting in Sandys. He was not required to enter a plea as the charges can only be heard in the Supreme Court. Mr. Burrows was charged with shooting and causing harm to four people in Sandys on November 11, 2014. He is the... Read more of this article


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