Tag: #Shootings

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

Shooting In Cedar Hill Area, No One Injured

Shooting In Cedar Hill Area, No One Injured

[Updated] At sometime around 5.30pm this evening [Dec 3] there was shooting in the Warwick area, with suspects on a motorcycle firing at a residence. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 6.33pm: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that a firearms incident... Read more of this article

Murder Charge: Prince Edness Found Not Guilty

Murder Charge: Prince Edness Found Not Guilty

[Updated with video] The jury has returned a verdict in the Prince Edness trial, finding him not guilty of the murder of Jason Lightbourne. Around 4am on 23rd July, 2006, 18 year old Mr. Lightbourne was behind the wheel of a white Daihatsu Charade sedan car traveling in a westerly direction on Ord Road in Paget when he was shot and killed. Mr Edness... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Shootings

Video: Police Press Conference On Shootings

[Updated] Police held a press conference today [Nov 21] to provide an update into the investigation into the recent shootings, where they noted that one man has already been charged, and said they have another male in custody. The press conference was held in the wake of three separate shootings: the first took place in Devonshire on Nov. 11, the second in... Read more of this article


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