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Webster guilty on all four counts

Webster guilty on all four counts

| 20/06/2017 | 95 Comments
(CNS): Errington Webster (55) was found guilty Tuesday on all four counts relating to a sexual assault on a teenage girl. The former firefighter and one-time political hopeful was remanded in custody immediately after the verdict, as Justice Charles Quin said the charges on which Webster was found g [...]

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BT man charged with grocery store stick-up

BT man charged with grocery store stick-up

| 20/06/2017
(CNS): The 25-year-old man who was arrested following an armed robbery at a grocery store in Bodden Town was expected in court Tuesday after police charged him over the weekend with robbery, possession of an imitation firearm, threats to kill and a reckless and negligent act. The man is accused of h [...]

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Evidence against Webster ‘overwhelming’, says crown

Evidence against Webster ‘overwhelming’, says crown

| 19/06/2017
(CNS): In a relatively short summary of her case against Errington Webster for indecent assault and gross indecency, crown prosecutor Darlene Oko urged the jury to find him guilty, saying that the evidence against him was “overwhelming”. She said that the former firefighter had targeted and groo [...]

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Crown experts reject Webster’s claims of impairment

Crown experts reject Webster’s claims of impairment

| 15/06/2017
(CNS): Two medical experts called to examine claims by Errington Webster that his consumption of grapefruit juice, a bottle of Guinness and a herbal remedy, plus an extra dose of hypertension and cholesterol medication caused some kind of delirium said this was very unlikely. While Dr Marc Lockhart, [...]

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Injured victim dies one year after road smash

Injured victim dies one year after road smash

| 14/06/2017 | 12 Comments
(CNS): A former employee of the NRA, Thomas Rupert Hubbell (44), who was seriously injured in a road smash in June last year, succumbed to the injuries on Monday evening, 12 June, police have said. Hubbell was a passenger in a white Toyota Tercel that collided with a wooden utility pole on 30 June 2 [...]

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Webster claims he is not left handed

Webster claims he is not left handed

| 13/06/2017
(CNS): As the court was shown the video evidence of Errington Webster masturbating in front of a 13-year-old girl, the former firefighter said the footage showed him using his left hand to carry out “the nefarious act”, which he said demonstrated that something was wrong because he is not left-h [...]

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Webster denies video evidence

Webster denies video evidence

| 13/06/2017
(CNS): Former firefighter, Errington Webster (55), flatly denied masturbating in the presence of a 13-year-old girl, despite the video evidence, when he took the witness stand Monday to defend himself against allegations of indecent assault and gross indecency. When asked about the incident of sexua [...]

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West Bay teen charged over stabbing

West Bay teen charged over stabbing

| 12/06/2017
(CNS): A 15-year-old boy from West Bay has been charged with stabbing another teenager in an incident on the West Bay Road area outside a fast food restaurant at around 9pm on 3 June. The boy was arrested on Sunday and was due to appear in court Monday after he was charged with wounding with intent [...]

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Cop biting suspect charged with list of crimes

Cop biting suspect charged with list of crimes

| 12/06/2017
(CNS): The suspect who is said to have bitten a police officer during a drug raid has been charged with a catalogue of offences. Police said the 25-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, appeared in court Friday and was remanded in custody. He has been charged with consumption, possession an [...]

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Swiss banker’s killer receives 34-year tariff

Swiss banker’s killer receives 34-year tariff

| 12/06/2017 | 19 Comments
(CNS): Chad Anglin (37), who is serving a life sentence for the murder of Swiss banker Frederic Bise in February 2008, has been given a minimum tariff of 34 years before he will be eligible to be considered for release. The ruling by Justice Alex Henderson, who was the trial judge on the case, was [ [...]

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West Bay man acquitted in indecent assault case

West Bay man acquitted in indecent assault case

| 08/06/2017 | 11 Comments
(CNS): A local man wept with relief Thursday afternoon when a judge acquitted him on two counts of indecent assault against a child, following a trial this week. The 30-year-old man was accused of indecently assaulting the girl as far back as 2008, when she was around 7 or 8 years old, and on a [&he [...]

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