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Minister ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Shooting

Minister ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Shooting

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said he is “deeply concerned to learn of today’s shooting,” and urged those “who were present at St. David’s Cricket Club and saw something to come forward and say something.” The Minister’s comments follow after a shooting early this morning [Dec 29] in St Davids, with... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Man Shot Outside St. David’s CC

Police Confirm Man Shot Outside St. David’s CC

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a shooting incident early this morning [Dec 29] at the St. David’s Cricket Club property, where Bernews unofficially understands, a man has been shot and transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital by ambulance. Multiple police vehicles and armed officers can be seen in the area. Further details are limited... Read more of this article

Two Men Arrested After Drugs And Guns Seized

Two Men Arrested After Drugs And Guns Seized

Two arrests have been made in connection with the recent seizure where three firearms were found along with a large quantity of drugs. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is continuing an active investigation into the the firearms and drugs incident that took place on Wednesday and Thursday last week where 3 firearms were found... Read more of this article

Video: Murder Victim Named, Man Arrested

Video: Murder Victim Named, Man Arrested

[Updated: Police have identified the murder victim as 33-year-old Paul Johnson, and confirmed that a 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting.]The police are holding a press conference this afternoon [Dec 10] regarding the fatal shooting this morning. “Police and other first responders attended a report of a... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

[Updated with video] A 33-year-old man has died following a shooting in the Rambling Lane area in Pembroke early this morning [Dec 10], the police have confirmed. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Police and other first responders attended a report of a firearms incident that took place outside of a residence on Rambling Lane in Pembroke... Read more of this article

Two Men Arrested After Last Night’s Shootings

Two Men Arrested After Last Night’s Shootings

Two men have now been arrested in connection with last night’s shootings, which saw two males on a motorcycle shoot at home in Warwick, and then two males on a motorcycle shoot at a 58-year-old man walking in Pembroke 20 minutes later. No one was injured in either incident, and the police noted that the man who was shot at while he was out walking... Read more of this article

Two Shootings Tonight, One Person Arrested

Two Shootings Tonight, One Person Arrested

One person has been arrested after police responded to two shootings this evening [Nov 28], the first involving two men on a motorcycle shooting at a residence in Warwick, and then 20 minutes later two men on a motorcycle shot at a man walking in the Happy Valley Road area – with the police confirming that there are no reported injuries from... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Happy Valley Lane Shooting

Witness Appeal: Happy Valley Lane Shooting

The investigation regarding Sunday night’s shooting in the Happy Valley Lane area of Pembroke continues, with the police appealing for witnesses. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives continue their appeal for witnesses regarding the confirmed firearm incident that took place around 11:45pm Sunday, October 21st outside a residence on Happy... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Shootings

Video: Police Press Conference On Shootings

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service is holding a press conference this afternoon [Oct 22] regarding a shooting last night, as well as other recent shootings, with four shootings having taken place over the last four weeks, all within a 1.5 mile radius of each other. We will have additional coverage later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update:... Read more of this article

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

“Tuesday night’s shooting on Friswells Road is believed to be gang related,” the police said today, adding that “detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding that incident.” A police spokesperson said, “We would like to thank members of the public for their assistance so far and renew the appeal for anyone... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

The investigation regarding last night’s shooting in the Friswells Road area of Pembroke area continues, with the police appealing for witnesses. “Although several shots were fired, there were no reported injuries,” the police said, adding “however, the gunfire did cause damage to a car as well as some property damage. “Detectives... Read more of this article

Police Respond To Shooting In Devonshire

Police Respond To Shooting In Devonshire

[Updated] Police responded to a firearms incident tonight [Oct 2] on Friswells Road near the junction with North Terrace in Devonshire. It is understood that multiple gunshots were heard by neighbourhood residents and we unofficially understand that there have been no reports of injury at this time.Police have cordoned off the area, with crime scene... Read more of this article

Travone Saltus Sentenced To Life For Murder

Travone Saltus Sentenced To Life For Murder

Appearing in Supreme Court this afternoon [Oct 1], Travone Saltus was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of the murder of Lorenzo Stovell. Saltus was also sentenced to 10 years in prison for using a firearm to commit the offence, with that sentence to run consecutively. Puisne Judge Charles Etta-Simmons ordered Saltus to serve a minimum... Read more of this article