Tag: assault

Elderly woman injured in domestic assault

Elderly woman injured in domestic assault

| 12/10/2018
(CNS): Police arrested a 33-year-old woman from West Bay on Friday on suspicion of assault GBH following an assault at a residence off Watercourse Road on Wednesday evening. Police said that an elderly woman was assaulted by someone known to her during an argument at the residence. She attended the [...]

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Bar brawl lands two men in hospital

Bar brawl lands two men in hospital

| 07/10/2018
(CNS): The police are investigating yet another bar brawl after a man’s nose was broken in a fight at Banana’s Restaurant and Bar on Eastern Avenue, George Town, in the early morning hours of Wednesday, 3 October. In this case the men were said to have fought inside the bar sometime before 4 [...]

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Charges against captured fugitive revealed

Charges against captured fugitive revealed

| 03/10/2018
(CNS): Police have now revealed why  Joseph Hurlston (36) from George Town was a wanted man and have formally charged him with assault GBH and wrongful confinement after an attack on the morning of Wednesday, 26 September, involving a woman known to him. Police said the victim was held against her [...]

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Two women arrested over North Side assault

Two women arrested over North Side assault

| 25/09/2018 | 7 Comments
(CNS): Two women who were reportedly involved in an altercation with a man outside a North Side bar earlier this month have been arrested. Both of the women are from North Side. One, who is aged 38, was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of assault ABH and disorderly conduct at a liquor licensed prem [...]

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GT teenager charged with 4-month-old WB burglary

GT teenager charged with 4-month-old WB burglary

| 17/09/2018
(CNS): An 18-year-old man from George Town has been charged in connection with a burglary in West Bay back in May. The teenager is suspected of breaking into an undisclosed business on Birch Tree Hill Road on Tuesday, 15 May, and stealing several items. He was expected in court on Monday. Meanwhile, [...]

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Women injured in after-hours bar room assault

Women injured in after-hours bar room assault

| 20/08/2018 | 2 Comments
(CNS): Two women landed in hospital in the early hours of Saturday morning following an assault in a bar on Shamrock Road in Prospect. Police said Monday that one woman has been released but a second remains in hospital in serious but stable condition, and they confirmed that a 23-year-old man from [...]

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Cruise ship visitor charged after leaving hospital

Cruise ship visitor charged after leaving hospital

| 26/07/2018 | 11 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED: Police have said that the 37-year-old man from the United States who was arrested on board a cruise ship before being rushed to hospital where he was in a critical condition has now been released and has been charged with assault, resisting arrest and possession of ganja. The police s [...]

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Three injured in home invasion and abduction

Three injured in home invasion and abduction

| 26/07/2018
(CNS): A 28-year-old man from Bodden Town has been arrested on suspicion of assault, abduction, aggravated burglary and car theft after an incident in the early hours of this morning in Prospect. The man, who is now in custody, reportedly broke into a home in Birch Avenue at around 3:00am on Thursda [...]

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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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