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Jason Mello Murder Investigation Continues

Jason Mello Murder Investigation Continues

Six years later, the police are renewing their appeal for information in connection with the murder of Jason Mello, who was fatally shot in August, 2016. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are renewing their appeal for information in connection with the murder of Jason Mello. “Jason Mello was fatally shot on Friday 19th August 2016, six years... Read more of this article

Court: Fourth Man Charged With Murder

Court: Fourth Man Charged With Murder

A fourth man was charged in Magistrates Court today [July 26] in connection with the murder of Letrae Doeman, who was fatally shot earlier this month. 27-year-old Aaron Perinchief was charged with the murder of Letrae Doeman and with using a firearm to commit the offense. He was not required to enter a plea as the matter must be heard in the Supreme... Read more of this article

Jahcari Francis Murder Investigation Continues

Jahcari Francis Murder Investigation Continues

Today [July 19], marks five years since the murder of Jahcari Francis, and the police have renewed their appeal for witnesses. A police spokesperson said, “Today, 19th July 2022, marks five years since the murder of Jahcari Antoni Francis. At the time of his death, Jahcari was 20 years old. “Members of the public will recall that it was about 10:40pm... Read more of this article

Court: Three Men Charged With Murder

Court: Three Men Charged With Murder

Three men were charged in connection with the murder of 19-year-old Letrae Doeman, who was fatally shot earlier this month. Appearing in Magistrates Court today, Quazori Brangman of Pembroke, Jukai Burgess of St. George’s and Nasaje Anderson of St. George’s were charged with the unlawful killing of Letrae Doeman and using a firearm to commit... Read more of this article

Investigation Into Firearms Incident Continues

Investigation Into Firearms Incident Continues

The police continue to investigate the firearms incident in the Ord Road/Cobb’s Hill area early on Monday morning, and said they are “interested in speaking with anyone who may have seen two persons dressed in all black acting in a suspicious manner headed east on a motorcycle.” A police spokesperson said, “As the investigation... Read more of this article

Confirmed Firearms Incident In Ord Road Area

Confirmed Firearms Incident In Ord Road Area

Residents of the Ord Road and Cobbs Hill areas reported hearing several gunshots and the police “recovered forensic evidence to confirm a firearm had been discharged,” however said “there were no reports of anyone being injured at the scene of the incident.” A police spokesperson said, “Residents of the Ord Road and Cobbs... Read more of this article

Police: Please Don’t Share Videos Of Victim

Police: Please Don’t Share Videos Of Victim

The police reiterated their appeal to the public to please not share videos that show the murder victim at the scene. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is once again appealing to the public not to share videos that show Flatts murder victim 19-year-old Letrae Doeman at the scene shortly after the teen was shot multiple times. “Detectives... Read more of this article

Four Men Arrested In Connection With Murder

Four Men Arrested In Connection With Murder

The police said that four men have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting in Flatt’s early yesterday morning [July 1]. Speaking a press conference today, the police said, “At approximately 1:10am on Friday, the 1st of July, 2022, the Bermuda Police Service received several 911 calls reporting gunshots that were heard in the area... Read more of this article

‘Meaningful Collaboration Involving All Sectors’

‘Meaningful Collaboration Involving All Sectors’

[Open letter] The murder this morning in Flatts is the latest in a recent series of violent incidents which has been adversely impacting our small community. We, the undersigned, note that there is no question that we will only be able to meaningful address this challenge through meaningful collaboration, involving all sectors of our community. We recognize... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Shooting In Flatts

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Shooting In Flatts

[Updated] The police have confirmed that a man has died following a shooting in Flatts. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:12 a.m. on Friday, July 1st 2022, police received several reports of gunshots heard in the area of Paradise Lane and Middle Road, Flatt’s Village, Smith’s Parish. “Upon arrival officers found an unresponsive male... Read more of this article

Fiqre Crockwell Murder Investigation Still Active

Fiqre Crockwell Murder Investigation Still Active

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is renewing their appeal for information in connection with the murder of Fiqre Crockwell. Mr Crockwell, a talented athlete, was fatally shot six years ago in the Pembroke area. A police spokesperson said, “30-year-old Mr. Crockwell was fatally shot minutes before 3am Monday, 20th June 2016, six years ago whilst on... Read more of this article

Peace Tree Presentation At Warwick Club

Peace Tree Presentation At Warwick Club

A gathering was recently held for a Peace Tree presentation at Warwick Workman’s Club, serving to honour the late Che Jennings. A spokesperson said, “A diverse group of people gathered at Warwick Workman’s Club on the evening of June 13, 2022 for the Presentation of a Peace Tree, in the area where Che Jennings had been murdered on the night... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Charged After Incident At Divots

18-Year-Old Charged After Incident At Divots

An 18-year-old was charged in Magistrates Court today [May 25] in connection with the firearm incident at Divots earlier this month. ZBM reported that Josiah King was charged with counts including carrying a firearm in a public place, possession of a firearm and possessing ammunition. He was not required to enter a plea as the charges must be heard... Read more of this article