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Prison officer granted bail

Prison Officer Cathy-Ann Elizabeth Blunte was granted $2,500 bail today when she appeared before Acting Chief Magistrate Ian Weeks this morning. It is alleged that the 46-year-old, of Skeetes Road, Jackmans, St Michael, on August 22, without lawful authority brought into Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds five bottles of tattoos ink, a prohibited article. She pleaded not guilty […]

Police seize cannabis plants

Police from the Suppressing Criminal Activity Threatening Society (SCATS) Unit netted a number of cannabis plants during an operation on Wednesday. During the operation 1, 432 cannabis plants ranging from seedlings to four feet in height were seized.   No one was arrested in connection with the discovery. |

Police search for gunman

Police are on the hunt for a gunman who shot a St Michael man around 4 p.m. on Wednesday at First Avenue, Greaves Land, Black Rock. Twenty-two-year-old Rashawn Savion Tudor of #2 Well, Gap, Lodge Hill, St Michael suffered gunshot injuries to his lower abdomen and right thigh. According to police, Tudor was parking his […]

Wanted:Jakobi Talik Germain

Police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate a man wanted in connection with a serious criminal matter. He is 22-year-old Jakobi Talik Germain alias BORNA whose last known address is Wellington Street, Nelson Street, St Michael. Germaine has a brown complexion, is approximately five feet, three inches tall and is slim. Germain has three […]

Police investigate unnatural death

A ZR driver was fatally shot around 11:45 last night. He is 54-year-old Ralston Philip Agard of Sandy Hill, St Philip. According to police, Agard parked his vehicle outside his home when an explosion was heard.  He called for assistance and a family member rushed to his aid. Police and ambulance personnel were summoned to […]

ZR driver shot and injured

ZR driver Kelroy Alexander had to undergo emergency surgery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after being shot while on the job last night. Alexander, 53, of Cane Vale, Christ Church, was shot in his right hand and abdomen by an unknown gunman who also tried to rob him while onboard the route taxi as it […]

Christ Church man injured in shooting incident

  A 23-year-old man suffered injuries in a second shooting incident that occurred last night at Water Street, Christ Church. Vemar Deroy Griffith of #43 Clearview Drive, Wotton, Christ Church was shot by a masked man around 9:10 p.m. According to police, Griffith was playing a game of dominoes with three other men when the […]

Two shot at Bank Hall shop

Two men in their 20s were shot and injured, one critically, when gunmen opened fire on a shop in Bank Hall last night.   According to police, the victims were outside the shop at 3rd Avenue, Mannings Land. Around 9:20 pm, several men in a vehicle drove up, got out, opened fire and drove off. One victim, […]

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DLP renews call for AG’s removal

The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) today renewed calls for the sacking of Attorney General Dale Marshall, as the murder rate for 2019 climbed to 29. Orlando Forde became the latest murder victim on Friday, after he was shot to death by an unknown gunman outside of his Vauxhall, Christ Church home. His death came less than […]

Drug accused granted bail

Rogich Augustus Edghill and Tanisha Natasha Haynes-Norville were each granted $15, 000 bail with one surety when they appeared at the District ‘A’ Criminal Court 1 today. Edghill, 37, of 2nd Avenue Grazettes, St Michael and Haynes-Norville, 29, of 3rd Avenue, also of Grazettes, were jointly charged with trafficking and conspiracy to traffic cannabis. Edghill […]

Police probe unnatural death

  Investigations are continuing into the unnatural death of a man at Orange Hill, St James. According to police, they received a report around 1:08 a.m. about a dispute between two men living at the same address. When they arrived at the residence, they discovered the motionless body of a 58-year-old man. Police say a […]

Men charged with multi-million drug bust

  Three St Michael men are set to appear in the District ‘A’ Magistrate Court this morning in connection with a multi-million dollar drug bust. They are Christopher Dave Johnson, 36, of Martindale’s Road; Malo Anthony Edwards, 35, of Taylor’s Gap, Martindale’s Road and Colvin Ishmael Brathwaite of Brandons Main Road. The three men are […]

St Michael man shot and killed in St Philip

  Police are on the scene of a fatal shooting at Ruby Tenantry, St Philip. According to police, the deceased is a 28-year-old male, who lives at Sunny Side Court, Deacons Farm, St Michael but was staying at a residence of a friend in Ruby Tenantry, St Philip. The man, whose name has not been […]

Man fatally stabbed in the Pine, St Michael

  Police are investigating the fatal stabbing of 27-year-old Anthony Nurse of Stratford Hill, the Pine, St Michael. Around 5:45 p.m., police responded to reports of a stabbing incident at Stratford Hill. However, when they arrived on the scene,  police learnt that the victim was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private vehicle. He […]

Two Christ Church men remanded to HMP Dodds

Two Christ Church men were today remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds after appearing at the District ‘D’ Magistrates’ Court on gun related offences. They are Adeem Antone Millington, 25, of Ashby Land, Oistins and Dario David Akeem Cox, 22, of Lodge Road. The two men were among four occupants of a car that was […]

Update: Fatal shooting at Sheraton Mall

  A man and a woman are currently assisting police with investigations into a fatal shooting at Sheraton Mall, Christ Church that occurred around 1:50 p.m. According to police, the male victim, was standing just outside the entrance of KFC when a number of gunshots were heard. This caused the crowd to scamper and moments […]

Update: Fatal stabbing at Gall Hill, Christ Church

A man is in police custody following a fatal stabbing incident in Christ Church this morning. Police spokesman Sergeant Michael Blackman has identified the victim as Edward Chase, 34, of Lower Crescent, Gall Hill, Christ Church. According to Blackman, around 11:30 a.m. officers at the Oistins Police Station received a report of a stabbing incident […]