Tag: assault

Worker hits boss on head with hammer

Worker hits boss on head with hammer

| 09/04/2018
(CNS): An altercation between a Foster’s employee and his supervisor has landed the man in court facing charges of GBH after he hit his boss on the head with a hammer. Dain Damean McPherson has pleaded not guilty to one count of wounding with intent in connection with the incident that took p [...]

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Man dodges jail following drunken assault

Man dodges jail following drunken assault

| 06/04/2018 | 30 Comments
(CNS): A 23-year-old man from George Town has avoided going to jail despite hitting a woman in the face with a bottle during a drunken brawl. Hector Latrell Whittaker pleaded guilty to wounding on the morning of his trial in February and received a 17-month jail sentence Thursday, which was suspen [...]

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Man robbed of shoes and phone

Man robbed of shoes and phone

| 27/03/2018 | 76 Comments
(CNS): A man was assaulted and robbed of the shoes he was wearing, his phone and other personal items, as he was walking along Tropical Gardens Road, George Town, at around 5:30pm Friday, while it was still light. Police said that the man was approached by three men, all of whom appeared to be unde [...]

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BT man arrested after early morning punch-up

BT man arrested after early morning punch-up

| 14/03/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS): One man landed in hospital with a broken jaw while a second was arrested after an altercation early Tuesday morning in Bodden Town between two men from the district. At around 2:15am on 13 March police officers on mobile patrol in the area were dispatched to the scene of the punch-up at an ad [...]

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Man accused of holding woman against her will

Man accused of holding woman against her will

| 26/02/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A 25-year-old man from George Town has been charged with assault and wrongful confinement following an incident on Saturday, 10 February, involving a woman known to the man. Police said the man was expected in court to face the charges Monday. The RCIPS said they received the report on Thurs [...]

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West Bay woman in custody after stabbing

West Bay woman in custody after stabbing

| 16/02/2018
(CNS) UPDATED: A 39-year-old woman from West Bay who was arrested on suspicion of assault GBH after she allegedly stabbed another woman from the same district during an altercation in the Birch Tree Hill Road area of West Bay early Friday has been charged. Police and emergency services were called t [...]

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JGHS student arrested for assaulting teacher

JGHS student arrested for assaulting teacher

| 12/02/2018
(CNS): A teenage boy from John Gray High School has been arrested following an altercation with a teacher at the school last week. Both the police and the school’s principal have confirmed that the incident occurred around 9:30 on Thursday morning. School officials said that a support teacher [...]

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East End woman charged with GBH

East End woman charged with GBH

| 11/01/2018
(CNS): A 29-year-old woman from East End who was arrested on Monday in connection with a violent incident in the district involving a man believed to be her partner has been charged with assault GBH.  The man who was assaulted by the woman sustained serious facial wounds, police reported in a brief [...]

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GT man remanded on rape and other charges

GT man remanded on rape and other charges

| 04/11/2017
(CNS): Brandon Beckett (24) appeared in court Friday afternoon after being formally charged earlier in the day with rape, making threats to kill, assault ABH, wrongful confinement and intentional harassment, alarm or distress. In a brief hearing before Magistrate Angelyn Hernandez, he was remanded i [...]

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GT man charged with rape and related offences

GT man charged with rape and related offences

| 03/11/2017
(CNS): A 24-year-old man from George Town is expected in court this morning facing a catalog of charges, including rape. The man was arrested at around 1:30 Wednesday morning following a 911 call from a person in distress at a George Town address. Police went to the residence but when they received [...]

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Possession, importation charges dropped in drug case

Possession, importation charges dropped in drug case

| 02/11/2017 | 9 Comments
(CNS): The court ruled Wednesday that Troy Pearson (35), who is on trial on drug and assault charges, had no case to answer on possession of more than 100lbs of ganja with intent to supply and importation of ganja. The charges stemmed from a drug raid in May at a house in Prospect, in which [&hellip [...]

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