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Fugitive’s company closed down over $1.69M debt

Fugitive’s company closed down over $1.69M debt

| 26/07/2016

(CNS Business): A company owned by a man wanted by local police for a violent crime has been wound up by the Grand Court after a creditor in the British Virgin Islands tried and failed for more than six months to get back almost $1.7 million he had on account with B&C Capital Ltd. Ryan […]

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$1million theft trial at security firm delayed

$1million theft trial at security firm delayed

| 25/07/2016

(CNS): Although the courts are making some headway in the progress of criminal cases, there are still some major trial casualties as a result of the packed docket, limited space and shortage of judges. Patti Jane Ebanks, a former financial controller with a local security firm who was charged well over two years ago with stealing […]

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Couple in dock at odds over illegal gun

Couple in dock at odds over illegal gun

| 25/07/2016

(CNS): A local woman who was charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm after being arrested outside Calico Jack’s beach bar on the West Bay Road in April has admitted the allegation but the man she was arrested with has denied the same charge. Kylan Hunter has pleaded not guilty to having a loaded semi-automatic […]

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Teenager denies robbing WB mini-mart twice

Teenager denies robbing WB mini-mart twice

| 25/07/2016

(CNS): A teenage boy pleaded not guilty on Friday to robbing a West Bay mini-mart over a period of five weeks earlier this year. The teenager, who is still a minor and cannot be named, was remanded in custody to Eagle House, the juvenile unit at HMP Northward, until his trial, which was scheduled for […]

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Drivers admit killing jogger and cyclist

Drivers admit killing jogger and cyclist

| 25/07/2016 | 20 Comments

(CNS): Two local men have both admitted causing the death of their victims as a result of careless driving in two separate collisions last April. When they appeared in court Friday in their respective trials, Nicholas Tibbetts (25) pleaded guilty to the charge in relation to the death of Donnie Ray Connor as he was […]

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Fraud suspect volunteers to go to jail

Fraud suspect volunteers to go to jail

| 22/07/2016 | 74 Comments

(CNS): A former offshore accountant accused of stealing over $500,000 from a client’s fund surrendered to custody Friday, volunteering to begin serving time even before he has been formally convicted or sentenced. Robert Neil Aspinall (38), who is accused of stealing from the fund he was liquidating while working for Deloitte, faces fourteen charges, including theft, […]

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Caymanian charged with sex-trafficking in Canada

Caymanian charged with sex-trafficking in Canada

| 21/07/2016

(CNS): Kyle Fraser (21), a Caymanian and one-time budding swimming star who moved to Canada just a few years ago, has been charged in Toronto with a dozen offences relating to the sex-trafficking of a female asylum seeker. A local online police report from Ontario documents the case against Fraser, who is also a Canadian. […]

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Numbers support need for warrant review

Numbers support need for warrant review

| 21/07/2016 | 23 Comments

(CNS): More figures released this week by the judicial services in relation to outstanding warrants have demonstrated that many of them were issued over a decade ago. Around 130 of the estimated 1,300 outstanding warrants were issued in or before 2006, so almost 10% are more than ten years old, the records confirm. Senior police […]

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WB man claims he was set up over gun

WB man claims he was set up over gun

| 21/07/2016

(CNS): A West Bay man facing firearms charges has denied having a gun when he went to a Bodden Town bar last summer. Jose ‘Pito’ Sanchez (29) claims that the real owner of the weapon, Sean Luke Dunbar, and his girlfriend, Ashley Terry, set him up to reduce their own culpability, and Deborah Johnson, a security officer […]

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Young man critical after stabbing on Seven Mile Beach

Young man critical after stabbing on Seven Mile Beach

| 20/07/2016 | 11 Comments

(CNS): A 21-year-old man is currently in hospital in critical condition following a stabbing in the parking lot of the Seven Mile Public Beach in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The police learned about the incident, which happened at about 2am on 20 July, after emergency personnel at the hospital called the 911 Communications […]

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Sex offender suspect banned from Bodden Town

Sex offender suspect banned from Bodden Town

| 20/07/2016

(CNS): Errington Webster was bailed by a magistrate Wednesday, after he was formally charged with four counts of gross indecency with a minor. The 54-year-old one-time political hopeful and community leader in Bodden Town was, however, banned from his district and ordered to stay with a family member in North Side on a 24-hour curfew […]

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