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Police Provide Update On Shooting Investigation

Police Provide Update On Shooting Investigation

Following the arrest of Daquan Williams, the Bermuda Police Service said “the investigation into last Friday’s shooting in St. David’s continues” and they are “dedicated to ensuring those responsible are brought to justice.” Chief Inspector Peter Stableford, Officer in Charge, Serious Crime Unit, said, “About 9:00pm last... Read more of this article

Daquan Williams Now In Police Custody

Daquan Williams Now In Police Custody

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service is appealing for the public’s assistance in locating Daquan ‘Smokey’ Williams, with the BPS noting that “the public should not approach Daquan, but if he is seen, call 911 immediately.” The police provided the image belowSpeaking at yesterday’s [Aug 30] press conference, Chief Inspector... Read more of this article

Video: One Person Arrested Following Shooting

Video: One Person Arrested Following Shooting

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [Aug 30] to provide an update on Friday’s shooting in the east end, which resulted in a 22-year-old being injured. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 3-minute replay is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

“Shooting Incident Was Very Concerning”

“Shooting Incident Was Very Concerning”

Minister of National Security Renee Ming condemned this weekend’s shooting in St. David’s which has left a young man in hospital with multiple gunshot wounds,” with Minister Ming appealing for anyone with information to contact the police. Minister Ming said, “I join the community in condemning this weekend’s broad daylight shooting in... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Shot In St David’s

Police Confirm: Man Shot In St David’s

A 22 year old St. George’s man was “shot multiple times” in St David’s this evening [Aug 27] the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:35pm on 27th August, Police and first responders attended Orange Hole Road, St David’s to a report of a shooting. “On arrival, it was ascertained that a 22 yr old... Read more of this article

Police: Recent Spate Of Thefts From Boats

Police: Recent Spate Of Thefts From Boats

Following a recent spate of thefts from boats, the public is asked to “report any persons seen acting suspiciously around bays and in the vicinity of moored boats” and “report the sale of second hand marine equipment that appears to be of a suspicious nature.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service along... Read more of this article

‘This Incident Did Not Take Place In Bermuda’

‘This Incident Did Not Take Place In Bermuda’

A video being circulated showing a “package possibly containing an illegal drug found on a beach” did not take place in Bermuda, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a video being circulated on social media, showing what appears to be a wrapped package, possibly containing an illegal... Read more of this article

‘Led To The Identification Of Several Individuals’

‘Led To The Identification Of Several Individuals’

The police have thanked the public for  providing information “which led to the identification of several individuals who were involved in a recent altercation” at a Dockyard Restaurant. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance in providing information, which led to the... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Altercation In Dockyard

Police Investigating Altercation In Dockyard

The police said they are aware of a video circulating “showing an altercation which reportedly took place at a Dockyard restaurant” and said the “matter is now under investigation.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is aware of a video circulating on social media, showing an altercation which... Read more of this article

Police Release Images Of Shooting Suspects

Police Release Images Of Shooting Suspects

The police have released images of the suspects in the shooting on Court Street on August 2nd which resulted in two men — aged 31 and 73 — being injured. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] has today released images of the suspects believed responsible for the shooting incident which took place on Court Street,... Read more of this article

Reports Of Tools Been Stolen From Vehicles

Reports Of Tools Been Stolen From Vehicles

The police have advised people who store tools in their work vehicles “to mark them clearly with your name / company name,” noting that there have been “number of reports of tools having been stolen from vehicles in recent times.” A police spokesperson said, “There have been a number of reports of tools having been stolen... Read more of this article

Police Urge Seniors To ‘Exercise Caution’

Police Urge Seniors To ‘Exercise Caution’

Following two incidents involving seniors being scammed, the police are once again advising “seniors to exercise caution when contacted by individuals seeking to get them to invest in local or overseas ventures.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is once again advising our seniors to exercise caution when contacted... Read more of this article

Court: Disqualification Reduced To Two Years

Court: Disqualification Reduced To Two Years

A man who was convicted of driving without due care and attention in relation to a crash that resulted in a mother and her teenage son being injured, has had his sentence of five years disqualification quashed, with a period of two years substituted. The collision occurred in 2018 and resulted in both the mother and son needing medical treatment overseas,... Read more of this article