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Tributes Paid As Osagi Bascome Laid To Rest

Tributes Paid As Osagi Bascome Laid To Rest

Tributes from across the globe and island poured out as Osagi Bascome was laid to rest, with a celebration of life service held on Sunday afternoon. The Ethiopian Orthodox Church service was held at St George’s Cricket Club and while there was a large group exemption granted, in person attendance was still limited, and the family invited the wider... Read more of this article

FIFA & Concacaf Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

FIFA & Concacaf Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

Tributes were sent from the highest echelon of the football world as Osagi Bascome was laid to rest, with FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Concacaf President Victor Montagliani, and Caribbean Football Union President Randolph Harris all sending messages of condolences, calling him “one of the island’s most talented footballers.” FIFA President A... Read more of this article

Court: 24-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

Court: 24-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder

A 24-year-old man has been remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of Osagi Bascome. Appearing in Magistrates’ Court, Raheem Wray was charged with the murder of Mr Bascome, which occurred in St. George’s parish in December 2021. Wray was not required to enter a plea as the charge must be heard in the Supreme Court. He was... Read more of this article

Man To Be Charged In Connection With Murder

Man To Be Charged In Connection With Murder

A 24-year-old man will appear in court next week in “connection with the murder of Osagi Bascome,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda police can confirm a 24-year-old male will appear in court on Tuesday 4th January 2022 in connection with the murder of Osagi Bascome.” Detective Chief Inspector Peter... Read more of this article

Darlington Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

Darlington Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

[Written by Stephen Wright] A minute of applause was held in memory of Bermuda footballer Osagi Bascome in the Vanarama National League North match between Spennymoor Town and Darlington in England today [Dec 26]. The applause took place in the 23rd minute to pay respects to the former Darlington midfielder who died after being stabbed during an altercation... Read more of this article

Man Released On Bail, Investigation Continues

Man Released On Bail, Investigation Continues

The police confirmed that the “person arrested in relation to the murder of Osagi Bascome has been released on bail while we continue to investigate the circumstances of Mr. Bascome’s death.” The police previously confirmed that a 24-year-old male was been arrested in relation to the investigation. Detective Chief Inspector [DCI] Peter... Read more of this article

24-Year-Old Male Arrested In Relation To Murder

24-Year-Old Male Arrested In Relation To Murder

The police have confirmed that a 24-year-old male “has been arrested in relation to the investigation into the murder of Osagi Bascome.” Detective Chief Inspector [DCI] Peter Stableford said, “Our appeal for members of the public to come forward and assist investigators by telling us what they know about this tragic incident, has been... Read more of this article

Darlington FC Team Hold Minute Of Silence In UK

Darlington FC Team Hold Minute Of Silence In UK

The Darlington Football Club women’s team in England held a minute of silence before their match on Sunday to pay their respects to the late Osagi Bascome, who previously played for Darlington FC. Darlington FC tweeted the photo below, saying: “Darlington FC Women paying their respects to former player Osagi Bascome with a one minutes silence... Read more of this article

BFA, MP, Minister Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

BFA, MP, Minister Pay Tribute To Osagi Bascome

“He was a gifted young man, and he certainly represented Bermuda with pride and excellence,” Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport Dr. Ernest Peets said as he expressed his condolences to the family of the late Osagi Bascome. Mr Bascome, 23, was murdered this weekend in the east end, and the police have launched a murder investigation and... Read more of this article

HPWC Extend Condolences To Bascome Family

HPWC Extend Condolences To Bascome Family

The Hamilton Parish Workmen’s Club [HPWC] extended their condolences to the Bascome family and the St. George’s community following the tragic murder of 23-year-old Osagi Bascome. A spokesperson said, “Upon the confirmation of next of kin being notified, it is with a heavy heart that we write this letter. This week, HPWC honoured the life of one... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Osagi Bascome

Police Confirm Death Of Osagi Bascome

The police have now officially named the man who was murdered this morning as Osagi Bascome, who was one of the island’s most talented footballers. Speaking at a press conference this afternoon, the police confirmed they have launched a murder investigation and have appealed for anyone with information to please contact them. Mr Bascome being presented... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [Dec 18] which they said was to “update the public on the tragic murder which occurred in the early hours of this morning in the St. David’s area.” We will update with further information as able. Update: The police have now officially named the man... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Stabbing Incident

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Stabbing Incident

A man has died after a stabbing incident, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “A police investigation has commenced into the circumstances surrounding the death of a twenty-three-year-old male, who succumbed to injuries sustained in an apparent stabbing incident. “Officers were at King Edward Memorial Hospital in connection... Read more of this article