Category: Crime

Update: Police identify lifeless body

Police have identified the man whose lifeless body was found at Thompson Land, My Lord’s Hill,  St Michael earlier today. He is 70-year-old Antoine Edmund of Odessa Mcclean Avenue, My Lord’s Hill, in the same parish. A neighbour, who was also his caretaker made the identification. Edmund is a St Lucian national who has been […]

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Update: Body found at Licorish Village, St Michael

  Police are seeking the public’s help as they continue investigations into the unnatural death of a male. Just after midday, lawmen found the body of a man in a bushy area at Thompson Land, Licorish Village, St Michael. Police are asking anyone who can identify the man or have any other related information to […]

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Body found at Licorish Village

Police are investigating the discovery of a male body at Licorish Village, St Michael. (More details as they come to hand.)

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Police probe unnatural death in St John

Police are at the scene of an unnatural death along Wakefield Road, St John. Lawmen went to the area after receiving a report about a motionless body on the road around 8:40 a.m. After arriving at the scene, police found the body of a male and a motorcycle in a bushy area . Investigations are […]

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‘They killed my child’

A grieving Christ Church mother, whose son succumbed today to the gunshot wounds he suffered at the hands of police in an incident at Maxwell Plains, in the same parish, on Tuesday, is condemning what she sees as his senseless death. “They killed my child,” was the cry of Norma Stuart, as she publicly vented […]

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Christ Church man shot by police has died

The 32-year-old man who was shot by police in Maxwell Plains, Christ Church on Tuesday has died. Dwayne Omar Ward, of Dayrells Hill, Christ Church, passed away at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital around 7:50 a.m. today. Police Public Relations Officer Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss told the media that Ward had confronted officers who were conducting […]

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BNA condemns behaviour of suspended male nurse

The Barbados Nurses Association (BNA) has distanced itself from a male nurse who was caught on video assaulting a patient at the Psychiatric Hospital. In a press release this afternoon the association’s President Joannah Waterman said: “The BNA, having been made aware of the video which is currently circulating on social media depicting an individual […]

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Couple attacked by four masked men at ‘Hot Pot’

Police are investigating the assault and robbery of a couple, which occurred around 2 a.m. Friday at Brighton, St Michael, in the area known as the Hot Pot. The names of the victims have not yet been released. However, lawmen say they were parked out, when four masked men, armed with guns, attacked and robbed […]

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Five armed bandits strike in Brittons Hill

A 24-year-old man is nursing a gunshot wound to his upper left arm after five armed bandits allegedly broke into his Brittons Hill, St Michael home in the wee hours of this morning. Police say the victim, Roscae Chandler, who lives at Apt 1, was rudely awakened from his sleep around 2:50 a.m. and was […]

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Police investigate unnatural death

  Police are investigating the unnatural death of a man whose decomposing body was found in a track opposite the Daryl Jordan Secondary School at Trents, St Lucy around 9 a.m. According to police, a man who was searching the area collecting bottles through a track about 50 metres from the main roadway opposite the […]

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Police seize guns, suspects apprehended

Several men are currently assisting police with investigations into the seizure of a number of firearms. Lawmen were conducting an operation at Kew Road, St Michael, on Sunday, May 20, around 9:30 p.m., when they intercepted a vehicle occupied by the men. Police Public Relations Officer Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss said the illegal weapons were […]

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UPDATE: Police investigating unnatural death at Tudor Bridge

Police are investigating the death of a 34-year-old man which occurred about 3:45 p.m. on Saturday. The Black Rock Police said they received a report that a group of men who were liming and playing a game of dominoes at Seales Avenue, Tudor Bridge, were approached by a man armed with a gun. The man fired […]

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Police investigating unnatural death at Tudor Bridge

Police are at the scene of an unnatural death at Seales Avenue, Tudor Bridge, St. Michael. Details are sketchy but Barbados TODAY understands the victim is a 34-year-old man. More details as they come to hand.

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Jamaican national to appear in court on drug charges

  Jamaican national Patrick Junior Gray is expected to appear in the District ‘A’ Magistrates Court today on a string of drug related charges. The 47-year-old of Leith Hall District, St Thomas, Jamaica has been charged with unlawful possession of cannabis; unlawful possession with intent to supply cannabis; trafficking cannabis and importation of cannabis. Gray […]

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Murder accused nabbed in St Lucia

Police have arrested a 37-year-old man with the May 2017 murder of Sherwin Success, of Kingsland Terrace, Christ Church. Adijah Jahmani Younge, of Lot 119 Wotton Terrace, Christ Church, was nabbed by St Lucia police on Monday and brought back to Barbados by officers of the Royal Barbados Police Force on Tuesday. He is scheduled to […]

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PSV workers remanded to Dodds

Two Public Service Vehicle workers charged with yesterday’s fracas in the River Van Stand have been remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds. Thirty-year-old Travis Tremaine Brathwaite of Sealy Hall, St Philip and 34-year-old James Anthony Andrews of Apple Hall Terrace in the same parish appeared before Magistrate Graveney Bannister in the District ‘A’ Traffic Court […]

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Man who attacked Barbados’ Foreign Minister gets 18-month jail term

  The St Philip man who robbed Foreign Affairs Minister Maxine McClean and committed several other crimes between December 2017 and February this year has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. Magistrate Graveney Bannister handed down the sentence in the District A Traffic court today on 30-year-old Ansley Lamar Worrell, of Woodbourne Park after […]

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