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Stabbing victim charged with attempted murder

Stabbing victim charged with attempted murder

| 07/07/2015

(CNS): A 23-year-old man from West Bay who was stabbed in both the head and chest in the early hours of Saturday morning at an address off Batabano Road has been arrested for a catalog of serious charges, including attempted murder, in what appears to be a home invasion gone wrong. The man remains in […]

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Sanchez faces new gun charges

Sanchez faces new gun charges

| 07/07/2015

(CNS): Just one month after walking away from a murder charge, Jose “Pito” Sanchez (28) from West Bay is facing another firearms charge. Sanchez and three other people were arrested following the discovery of a handgun in a car during a police traffic stop early Saturday morning. He and a 21-year-old man and 26-year-old woman from […]

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Watson and Rodrigues face new charges

Watson and Rodrigues face new charges

| 07/07/2015

(CNS): The additional charges against Canover Watson and his former PA, Miriam Rodrigues, in the hospital CarePay case were transmitted to the Grand Court Tuesday morning when the pair appeared in Summary Court to face the new counts in the corruption case. The charges against both Watson and Rodrigues were revealed on Friday by the […]

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Last chance for input on voting boundaries

Last chance for input on voting boundaries

| 07/07/2015 | 2 Comments

(CNS): The general public has just two more days left to offer input on the controversial recommendations made by the Electoral Boundary Commission to carve the local political landscape into nineteen seats. Although not unexpected, the recommendations appear to fly in the face of the general sentiment at the public meetings. If there was any […]

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Elderly man escapes extensive house fire

Elderly man escapes extensive house fire

| 06/07/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): An 84-year-old tenant of a house in Monument Road, Bodden Town, escaped without injury from a fire at the home Saturday night. The Cayman Islands Fire Service was called out to the blaze at around 10:20pm on 7 July and crews brought the fire under control. The elderly man, who was at home at the […]

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Cops seize gun during traffic stop in BT

Cops seize gun during traffic stop in BT

| 06/07/2015 | 9 Comments

(CNS): Four people have been arrested and are currently in police custody following their arrest over the discovery of a firearm and ganja during a traffic stop in Bodden Town. Police said that three men and one woman were arrested in the early hours of Saturday morning when the drugs and handgun were found during […]

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Ebanks flies to airport but leaves foot in labour office

Ebanks flies to airport but leaves foot in labour office

| 06/07/2015

(CNS Business) The former director of the Department of Labour and Pensions (DLP) has started work as the new head of human resources for the Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) but is still working part time for the labour office. The airport issued a press release on Friday announcing Mario Ebanks’ arrival there, just days after Ebanks confirmed […]

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Man injured in doorstep robbery

Man injured in doorstep robbery

| 06/07/2015 | 1 Comment

(CNS): A man was robbed on the doorstep of his Bodden Town home late Friday night when two men armed with handguns approached him outside the house on Venice Bodden Drive. Police said Sunday that the report was made to 911 at around 11:20 pm on 3 July.

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Man critical after West Bay stabbing

Man critical after West Bay stabbing

| 05/07/2015 | 29 Comments

(CNS): A local man is currently in the Cayman Islands Hospital in George Town in critical condition after he was stabbed in the head and chest early Saturday morning. Police recovered a gun from the crime scene in West Bay, a spokesperson for the RCIPS said. The 911 service received a report of shots being […]

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