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Shooting In Pembroke, 19-Year-Old Injured

Shooting In Pembroke, 19-Year-Old Injured

[Updated] As of 11.00pm this evening [March 9] police can be seen in the Pembroke area, and unofficial reports suggest there was a shooting, and someone may have been injured. Multiple police vehicles and officers can be seen in the Parsons Road/Rambling Lane area, with police blocking the road. Details are limited at this time, however we will update... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Jahni Outerbridge

Police Name Murder Victim: Jahni Outerbridge

[Updated] Police are responding to the Devonshire area tonight [Jan 29] to what we understand to be a shooting incident.  Unofficial reports suggest that someone may have been injured. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 12.12am: The road is blocked off by the round-a-bout on North Shore. We expect to receive a... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Man Injured In Devonshire Shooting

19-Year-Old Man Injured In Devonshire Shooting

[Updated] At approx 1:30 pm, police responded to the Cable Hill, Devonshire area to what we unofficially understand was a firearms incident. Multiple police units are on scene and Bernews understands that one person may have been injured and transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Report Of Gunshots Fired

Police Investigating Report Of Gunshots Fired

The Police have confirmed they responded to a report of gunshots in the Court Street area last night, and that there were no reported injuries. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:30pm on Sunday, January 15th police received a report of gunshots in the Court Street, Pembroke area. “Officers immediately responded to that location and conducted... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Firearm Incident In Pembroke

Police Investigating Firearm Incident In Pembroke

Police are investigating a ‘firearms incident’ that took place on Tuesday night in the St. Monica’s Road, Mission Lane Pembroke area, saying that  it was “forensically confirmed that a firearm had been discharged” and “there have been no injuries reported.” A police spokesperson said, “Witnesses are being... Read more of this article

Five Men Arrested In Connection With Murder

Five Men Arrested In Connection With Murder

Five men have been arrested in connection with the investigation into the murder of Deshaun Berkley, and all have been released on police bail pending further enquiries, the police said this afternoon. Speaking at a press conference today, Acting Detective Inspector Jason Smith said, “Approximately 1:15 a.m. on Thursday the 8th day of December 2016,... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Deshaun Jerry Berkley

Police Confirm Death Of Deshaun Jerry Berkley

Police have confirmed the death of 30-year-old Deshaun Jerry Berkley following a shooting early this morning [Dec 8]. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of 30 year old Deshaun Jerry Berkley. “Deshaun was shot around 1:20am Thursday at the Western Stars Sports Club and his death is being treated... Read more of this article

Western Stars Club: ‘This Is Heart Wrenching’

Western Stars Club: ‘This Is Heart Wrenching’

Following the shooting at Western Stars Sports Club early this morning [Dec 8] that resulted in the death of 30-year-old man, club officials extended their condolences to the family, said it was “heart wrenching” and appealed for anyone with any information to come forward.Club President Willis Dill said, “Unfortunately, another... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Shooting Victim Has Died

Police Confirm Shooting Victim Has Died

[Updating] At around 1.30am this morning, the police responded to the St John’s Road, Pembroke area by Western Stars Sports Club, and unofficial reports suggest there was a shooting and one person may have been shot. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 3.29am: Police confirm that the shooting victim,... Read more of this article

Shooting In Sandys Parish, No One Injured

Shooting In Sandys Parish, No One Injured

Early this morning, police responded to a report of gunshots in the Scott’s Hill Road, Sandys area, and said that while it” was forensically confirmed that a firearm had been discharged” there were “no reported injuries.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:45am on Thursday, November 10th police officers responded to... Read more of this article

Minister Urges Public To Assist Investigation

Minister Urges Public To Assist Investigation

Following the shooting death of Isaiah Furbert, the Minister of National Security Jeff Baron said, “Like all of Bermuda, I’m in shock at this latest murder. And I’d like to extend my sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Isaiah Furbert. “The Ministry of National Security is aware that there are reports of increased tensions in those... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 19-Yr-Old Isaiah Furbert

BPS Confirm Death Of 19-Yr-Old Isaiah Furbert

[Updated with video] Police have now confirmed the death of 19-year-old Isaiah Furbert who died following a shooting last night in Devonshire, and have appealed for anyone with any information to come forward. Acting Detective Chief Inspector Mark Clarke said, “Police can now confirm the death of 19-year-old Isaiah Furbert who died as a result... Read more of this article

PLP Express Condolences After Fatal Shooting

PLP Express Condolences After Fatal Shooting

The PLP is “deeply saddened to hear that another young man has lost his life to senseless gun crime” and it is a “sobering reminder that we as a community must collectively take strides to reduce the prevalence of these types of crimes,” Shadow Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said today. Mr Roban comments follow after a... Read more of this article