Tag: assault

Wanted man charged over abuse

Wanted man charged over abuse

| 21/09/2020

(CNS): Conway Whittaker (41), from North Side, has been charged with various offences following his arrest Friday, after going on the run in the wake of a domestic abuse incident last Tuesday. He was charged Monday with causing fear or provocation of violence, common assault, threats to kill, intentional harassment, alarm or distress.

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Police hunt suspect in serious stabbing

Police hunt suspect in serious stabbing

| 12/09/2020 | 68 Comments

(CNS): Police have released CCTV images of a suspect they want to find in relation to a serious violent assault on Seymour Drive (aka Dump Road) almost three weeks ago. A couple walking close to a bar in the area were reportedly attacked by three men with knives. The woman suffered life-threatening injuries and remains […]

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Bush faces December trial for assault

Bush faces December trial for assault

| 14/08/2020

(CNS): Speaker William McKeeva Bush is now expected to stand trial on 7 December for three assault charges and one count of disorderly conduct. The veteran politician and West Bay representative is accused of beating up a female manager at a Seven Mile Beach bar during what was said to be a drunken evening in […]

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Man charged over nightspot parking lot assault

Man charged over nightspot parking lot assault

| 12/08/2020

(CNS): A 28-year-old man from North Side has been charged with assault ABH in connection with a violent attack on a woman outside Lillie’s nightclub in the Strand Plaza on Canal Point Drive last month that triggered a fight in which a man was stabbed. Police said that the suspect was arrested a week ago, […]

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Man stabbed at GT gas station

Man stabbed at GT gas station

| 20/07/2020

(CNS) UPDATED: Police have now arrested and charged a 21-year-old man from George Town with Wounding with Intent in connection with a violent assault at a gas station early Monday morning. A man was stabbed just before 5am at the Esso service station on Walkers Road, near the intersection of Boilers Road. He was approached […]

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Police on the hunt for attacker

Police on the hunt for attacker

| 20/07/2020 | 8 Comments

(CNS): One man is in hospital and another on the run after an altercation at a service station on Shamrock Road, near Selkirk Drive in Red Bay, early Saturday morning. Police said that around 3:30am on 18 July a man was injured by someone he did not know who struck him with an unknown object. […]

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George Town man charged with GBH

George Town man charged with GBH

| 14/07/2020

(CNS): A 41-year-old man from George Town is facing serious charges after an assault in Rock Hole Road last month. The suspect has been charged with assault GBH, as well as consumption of ganja and refusal to provide a sample of urine. The man is accused of assaulting another man, whom he knew, at a […]

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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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