Tag: arson

Police suspect arson in car fires

Police suspect arson in car fires

| 12/09/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS): Early this morning two cars were extensively damaged outside a George Town home and a bottle of flammable liquid was also thrown through a window of the house. Police said the liquid did not did not ignite and no one was injured but they are treating the incident as an act of arson. It [&hell [...]

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Waverunners burned in suspected arson attack

Waverunners burned in suspected arson attack

| 29/06/2017 | 18 Comments
(CNS): The police have begun investigating a suspected case of arson after waverunners parked in a yard at a home in Wahoo Close, off North Church Street in George Town, were set on fire in the early hours of this morning. The RCIPS said that just after 3:15am on Thursday, 29 June, the blaze was [&h [...]

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Woman cleared of arson due to mental health

Woman cleared of arson due to mental health

| 09/01/2017 | 9 Comments
(CNS): A Grand Court judge found a local woman from North Side not guilty of three arson-related charges because of mental health challenges that impaired her ability to understand or even remember her crimes. The 57-year-old woman was accused of setting fire to her own home in the district more tha [...]

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Woman denies arson charge in GT house fire

Woman denies arson charge in GT house fire

| 22/08/2016
(CNS): A 37-year-old woman from George Town pleaded not guilty to a charge of arson when she appeared in court Friday. Latecia Jarrett denied setting the fire which destroyed a wooden property on Cruz Lane in George Town at the end of last month, rendering an extended family, including children, ho [...]

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Woman charged with arson over house fire

Woman charged with arson over house fire

| 11/08/2016
(CNS): A 37-year-old woman has been charged with arson in connection with a house fire in Cruz Lane, George Town, last month in which three homes were understood to have been completely destroyed. The fire, which claimed the small wooden structures, impacted at least three families, who are now bein [...]

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House fire in East End was arson

House fire in East End was arson

| 07/04/2016 | 46 Comments
(CNS): Police and fire officers investigating a fire that destroyed a house on Seaview Road in East End last week have determined that it was started deliberately. No one was inside the house and no one was injured in the blaze, police said. Just after 1:30am on Tuesday morning, 29 March, fire, po [...]

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Owner believes house fire was arson

Owner believes house fire was arson

| 05/04/2016 | 65 Comments
(CNS): A house in East End was gutted by fire last week and the owner, who lives in the US, believes it was deliberate. According to the RCIPS, police officers, the Cayman Islands Fire Service and medics responded to a report of a fire on Seaview Drive in East End at about 1:30am on the 29 March. [...]

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