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Search Warrant, Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

Search Warrant, Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

Police officers executed a search warrant and “a quantity of suspected cocaine, heroin and fentanyl, along with drug paraphernalia” were seized and a “male suspect was arrested.” The police said, “On Tuesday, September 20th, police officers executed a search warrant in support of Operation Kagera. “The operation was conducted... Read more of this article

$10,000 In Court Fines For Traffic Offenders

$10,000 In Court Fines For Traffic Offenders

More than $10,000 will be “contributed to government’s coffers by traffic offenders following yesterday’s and today’s plea court sessions,” the police noted. In an online post, the police spokesperson said, “Slightly more than 10,000 dollars to be contributed to government’s coffers by traffic offenders, following yesterday’s... Read more of this article

BPS Investigating Rider Pursuing Car Incident

BPS Investigating Rider Pursuing Car Incident

The police confirmed they are investigating an incident last night [Sept 19] which “involved a single rider on a motorcycle pursuing a silver coloured motorcar” from South Road near Devonshire Bay to Hamilton. A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating an incident which occurred shortly after 8:00 p.m. on Monday, 19th September,... Read more of this article

“Altercation Involving Several Individuals”

“Altercation Involving Several Individuals”

A 35-year-old man and a 62-year-old woman were injured in an “altercation involving several individuals during a private event at the Royal Bermuda Regiment Headquarters, Warwick Camp” today [Sept 18], the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 11:00 a.m. today, Sunday, September 18th, 2022, Police received... Read more of this article

Court: 19-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Court: 19-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

A 19-year-old man was charged in Magistrates Court today [Sept 14] in connection with the fatal stabbing of 16-year-old Kanye Ford, which occurred in the car park of Horseshoe Bay on Friday September 9.  Eze Hart of Southampton parish was not required to enter a plea as the charge  must be heard in the Supreme Court, and he was remanded into custody. Related... Read more of this article

19-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Murder

19-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Murder

A 19-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of 16-year-old Kanye Ford, which occurred in the car park of Horseshoe Bay on Friday September 9. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the identity of the victim in that fatal stabbing incident which occurred in the car park of Horseshoe Bay beach... Read more of this article

Two People Arrested, Cash & Drug Seized

Two People Arrested, Cash & Drug Seized

A traffic stop resulted in two people — aged 64 and 58 — being arrested and police seizing “a quantity of suspected controlled drug, described as a white rock like substance and a quantity of cash” earlier today [Sept 12]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:40am Monday, 12th September 2022 police officers on mobile patrol... Read more of this article

Teenager Dies After Stabbing In Horseshoe Area

Teenager Dies After Stabbing In Horseshoe Area

[Updated] A young man has died following a stabbing in the Horseshoe Bay car park area, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Friday, 9th September, 2022, police received a report of an altercation in the car park of Horseshoe Bay, Southampton. “Upon police arrival a number of individuals fled... Read more of this article

Cocaine, $16K Cash Seized, Person Arrested

Cocaine, $16K Cash Seized, Person Arrested

The police executed a search warrant at a Hamilton Parish residence where “packages containing the suspected controlled drug cocaine and cash in excess of $16,000.00BDA were seized” and a “member of HM Customs Bermuda has been arrested in relation to this matter, as well as other offenses.” Photo provided by the police A police... Read more of this article

Police: No Major Incidents During Holiday

Police: No Major Incidents During Holiday

The Bermuda Police Service thanked the community for their cooperation in “ensuring there were no major policing incidents during the recent Labour Day holiday weekend.” Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police Martin Weekes said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to take this opportunity to thank the community for their cooperation in... Read more of this article

Two Men Charged With Attempted Murder In UK

Two Men Charged With Attempted Murder In UK

Roger Lightbourne and Gary Smith  have been charged with attempted murder in England, according to reports from the UK media and police. A statement from the Leicestershire Police said, “Two people have been charged with attempted murder after a man was found with stab wound injuries in Upperton Road, Leicester, last month. “Roger Lightbourne,... Read more of this article

Three Men Charged In Magistrates Court

Three Men Charged In Magistrates Court

Three men appeared in Magistrate’s Court today [Aug 26] charged in connection with the death of Marcus Wilson, who was fatally stabbed earlier this month in Warwick. Jaja DeSilva, Isiah Smith and Omari Williams were charged in connection with the matter. The defendants, who are aged from 18 to their mid 20s, were not required to enter a plea... Read more of this article

7 Dogs & ‘Substantial’ Cannabis Plants Seized

7 Dogs & ‘Substantial’ Cannabis Plants Seized

Seven dogs and a “substantial amount of cannabis plants, some measuring as tall as five feet, seven inches in height” have been seized, the police have confirmed. The Bermuda Police Service said, “On Thursday, 18th August 2022, officers of the Tactical Unit [PSU] assisted the Government Animal Wardens with a search warrant under the... Read more of this article