Archive for December 29th, 2016

No word from Turkey over jailed suspect

No word from Turkey over jailed suspect

| 29/12/2016 | 19 Comments

(CNS): Director of Public Prosecutions Cheryl Richards has said that her office has still not received any information from the Turkish authorities regarding the visiting cruise passenger who was arrested in Cayman on an Interpol warrant earlier this month. The Turkish government claims Celal Kildag (58), who is now a German citizen, was involved in terrorist […]

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GT man arrested over nightclub shooting

GT man arrested over nightclub shooting

| 29/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Police have arrested a 23-year-old man from George Town on suspicion of attempted murder, following the shooting at Fete nightclub in the early hours of Boxing Day. The man was reportedly arrested on Thursday morning and remains in police custody. The suspect, who has not been identified, is accused of shooting an 18-year-old man […]

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Cubans still trying treacherous journey at Christmas

Cubans still trying treacherous journey at Christmas

| 29/12/2016 | 5 Comments

(CNS): Two groups of Cuban migrants are currently in the custody of the Department of Immigration on Cayman Brac after their attempts to reach Central America over the Christmas weekend failed. The sudden influx of Cubans “required the full mobilisation” of immigration during the long holiday weekend, officials said, after two boats arrived carrying a […]

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Suspected drug dealers arrested on highway

Suspected drug dealers arrested on highway

| 29/12/2016 | 8 Comments

(CNS): A 35-year-old man from West Bay and a 30-year-old woman from George Town have been arrested for possession with intent to supply both cocaine and ganja after they were stopped by police on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway. Police said that at around 10:45am Tuesday the car was stopped near the Strand Plaza. When the vehicle […]

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