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Police Renew Appeal In Murder Investigation

Police Renew Appeal In Murder Investigation

Today [May 21] marks six years since the murder of 26-year-old Patrick Dill, and the police are renewing their appeal for anyone with any information to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is renewing its appeal for witnesses to come forward regarding the murder of 26-year-old Patrick Dill, who was... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Shooting In Pembroke, No Injuries

Police Confirm Shooting In Pembroke, No Injuries

Police have confirmed that last night they received 911 calls reporting several gunshots in Pembroke, and police “were informed two individuals on a motorcycle were chasing another person” and “one of the individuals on the bike was said to have been discharging a firearm as the chase continued.”A police spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Incident

18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Incident

An 18-year-old male is “currently in custody assisting with the ongoing investigation into the firearm incident” at Divots, the police have confirmed. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm an 18-year-old male,is currently in custody assisting with the ongoing investigation into the firearm incident, which occurred... Read more of this article

Minister: If You Know Something, Say Something

Minister: If You Know Something, Say Something

The Minister of National Security Michael Weeks expressed his praise and concern following the second firearm incident to take place in only a few days. Minister Weeks said, “I want to express my thanks to the off duty police officer who took action at the scene yesterday afternoon, which led to the recovery of a firearm.” The Minister has received... Read more of this article

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [May 11] addressing yesterday’s incident at a Warwick eatery. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Yesterday the police said that around 1:10pm, they “received numerous 911 calls regarding a male with a firearm... Read more of this article

Firearms Incident In Warwick, No One Injured

Firearms Incident In Warwick, No One Injured

[Updating] The police are holding a press conference, where they have confirmed that there was a firearms incident in the area of Divots at Belmont. We will have additional information later on and the live video is below.Update: The police confirmed that no one was injured. They said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that at 1:10pm today,... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

The police are investigating an attempted shooting which occurred last night [May 8] near the junction of Court Street and Elliott Street, with the ”suspect attempting to discharge the weapon when it jammed.”A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating an attempted shooting which occurred shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Sunday... Read more of this article

Suspects Arrested In Connection With Murder

Suspects Arrested In Connection With Murder

“Two persons have been arrested in connection with the ongoing investigation into the murder of Che Jennings,” the police have confirmed. Mr Jennings, 24, was fatally shot in the Warwick Workmen’s area last week.A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm two persons have been arrested in connection with the... Read more of this article

Police Continue Investigation Into Murders

Police Continue Investigation Into Murders

The police are continuing their investigations into the two recent murders, and said they are “appealing for patience and understanding as we work to bring about justice and closure.” This week was marred with gun violence that sadly resulted in the deaths of two young men; 24-year-old Che Jennings was fatally shot in Warwick, and 18-year-old... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim As Che Jennings

Police Name Murder Victim As Che Jennings

Police have identified the victim of last night’s [April 7] fatal shooting in Warwick as 24-year-old Che Jennings. Following the incident, a police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 8.30pm this evening, police received several calls of gunshots in the Warwick Workmen’s area. Police attended and found a 24-year-old male who was rushed... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Murders

Video: Police Press Conference On Murders

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [April 8] to address the two recent murders, a 24-year-old man was fatally shot in Warwick, and 18-year-old Laje Franklin was fatally shot in the east end. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm: Man Dies After Shooting In Warwick

BPS Confirm: Man Dies After Shooting In Warwick

[Updating] Police are responding to an incident in the Warwick area this evening [April 7] with unofficial reports suggesting there may have been a shooting. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as as able.Police continue to remain on scene at the Warwick Workmen’s Club, in high numbers, with the area taped off with... Read more of this article

BPS Name Murder Victim: 18-Yr-Old Laje Franklin

BPS Name Murder Victim: 18-Yr-Old Laje Franklin

The police have now named the young man who was fatally shot in St David’s as 18-year-old Laje Franklin. A police spokesperson  said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the identity of the young man who was gunned down in St David’s as 18-year-old Laje Franklin from St. George’s and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.“The... Read more of this article