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Speaker denies assault charges

Speaker denies assault charges

| 03/07/2020

(CNS): McKeeava Bush (65), the speaker of the Legislative Assembly and MLA for West Bay West, denied three charges of assault and one of being drunk and disorderly, when he appeared via video link in Summary Court on Friday. The veteran politician is accused of beating up the bar manager at Coral Beach bar in […]

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Suspect live streams crime scene

Suspect live streams crime scene

| 27/06/2020

(CNS) UPDATED: An 18-year-old man from North Side who was arrested at the weekend has been charged with GBH over a violent assault at his home Friday night. The teenager live streamed the scene on social media after allegedly assaulting his step- father with a machete, claiming in the video that he was defending himself […]

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WB man charged with GT burglary and assault

WB man charged with GT burglary and assault

| 20/05/2020

(CNS): A 27-year-old man of West Bay was charged on Monday in relation to an incident last week in George Town, where two men entered a residence on Whitman Seymour Drive, assaulted the occupant and stole a quantity of cash. Police said they responded to a report of the incident just after 4:30pm on Thursday, […]

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Man beaten up at Vic’s Bar

Man beaten up at Vic’s Bar

| 21/03/2020 | 13 Comments

(CNS): Police are investigating a violent assault at a George Town bar early Saturday morning in which several men beat up the victim. The brawl happened at Vic’s Bar, on Seymour Road, at around 12:50am on Saturday, 21 March. When the police arrived, they learned that an altercation had occurred between the victim and several […]

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Case against speaker goes to prosecutors

Case against speaker goes to prosecutors

| 19/03/2020

(CNS): The decision over whether or not House Speaker McKeeva Bush will be charged in connection with an assault at a bar last month is now in the hands of the director of public prosecutions (DPP). An RCIPS spokesperson told CNS Thursday that the investigation file had been submitted to the DPP for legal ruling. […]

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Teenagers charged in Strand stabbing case

Teenagers charged in Strand stabbing case

| 16/03/2020

(CNS): Two teenagers have now been charged in relation to a stabbing in the Strand Plaza, off the West Bay Road, last Saturday around 12:15am, in which a man sustained serious injuries. The victim was taken to hospital, where he remains. The two suspects were arrested shortly afterwards and have now been formally charged, police […]

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Police silent after speaker’s interview

Police silent after speaker’s interview

| 12/03/2020 | 70 Comments

(CNS): House Speaker McKeeva Bush, who is currently on some undefined leave of absence, was interviewed by police on Wednesday in connection with his involvement in a violent assault on a manager at Seven Mile Beach bar last month. However, the RCIPS has remained silent on the progress of the investigation and has not said […]

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Bush heading to London to discuss ‘the incident’

Bush heading to London to discuss ‘the incident’

| 25/02/2020 | 235 Comments

(CNS): The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly is flying to London on Wednesday, where he will meet up with Premier Alden McLaughlin to discuss the statement he issued on Monday about his alleged assault of a woman, in which he admitted that he had significant physical and mental health problems. They will also discuss how […]

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Ezzard addresses Mac’s admission of mental health issues

Ezzard addresses Mac’s admission of mental health issues

| 25/02/2020 | 144 Comments

(CNS): Ezzard Miller, the representative for North Side and former opposition leader, is the first, and so far only, member of the Legislative Assembly to publicly comment on the alleged assault on a woman by House Speaker McKeeva Bush last weekend. Calling for his resignation or, if necessary, his enforced removal, Miller expressed serious concern […]

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Cops still investigating barroom assault

Cops still investigating barroom assault

| 24/02/2020 | 71 Comments

(CNS): While the RCIPS has still not named McKeeva Bush, the speaker of the Legislative Assembly, as the suspect, they confirmed Monday evening that they are still investigating the assault on Friday 21 February at the Coral Beach and are appealing for witnesses. The police said that everyone involved was present between 8:30pm that night […]

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Boat pilot denies manslaughter charges

Boat pilot denies manslaughter charges

| 27/01/2020

(CNS): Sean Michael McDonald (36) from Prospect denied charges of manslaughter and grievous bodily harm when he appeared in court Friday in connection with a boat crash last summer. McDonald pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of John Turner (70), a UK-national living in Cayman, and Emmanuel Brown (49), a former police officer from George […]

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