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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 […]

Police probe stabbing incident at Gall Hill, Christ Church

Police are currently on the scene of a stabbing incident at Gall Hill, Christ Church. (more details as they come to hand.)

Haynes remanded to HMP Dodds

A St Michael man was today remanded to HMP Dodds on gun charges. Jamal Nicholi Haynes, 34,  of 7th Avenue New Orleans, St Michael was charged with possession of a firearm without a valid licence. When he appeared before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant at the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court, he was not required to plead to […]

St Philip man nursing gunshot wound

  Police are continuing investigations into a shooting in Ruby Tenantry, St Philip that occurred around 9:30 last night. Twenty-eight-year-old Neico Omali Blackman was attacked by two masked men at his residence and was shot in the abdomen. He was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private vehicle. The culprits drove away Blackman’s car, […]

Update: Police identify St Thomas man who died after cutlass attack

Police have identified the elderly male who died at Walkes Spring, St Thomas last night. He is 74-year-old Douglas Barker. Barker was the victim of a cutlass attack, which occurred around 11:05 p.m. Police say a person of interest has been taken into custody.

Two injured in New Orleans shooting incident

Two men were injured in a shooting accident that occurred at New Orleans, St Michael on Tuesday January 15 around 8:05p.m. Both victims are from the aforementioned area. They are 21-year-old Leejay Walker, of 8th Avenue, who was injured in his feet and 52-year-old Henderson Hewitt of 7th Avenue, who received injuries to his thigh, […]

Man in stable condition after stabbing incident at Bonnetts, St Michael

Kevone Sinclair of Princess Royal Avenue, the Pine, St Michael is reportedly in stable condition at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after he was stabbed around midnight. According to police, Sinclair was attacked at Bonnetts, Brittons Hill, St Michael by a group of masked men travelling in a car. Investigations are continuing.  

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