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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 Bodden Town has been […]

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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 said that he was […]

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Three injured in home invasion and abduction

Three injured in home invasion and abduction

| 26/07/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 Thursday, where he confronted […]

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Worker hits boss on head with hammer

Worker hits boss on head with hammer

| 09/04/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 place at the supermarket’s […]

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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 suspended for two years. Justice Michael Wood […]

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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 under 20 […]

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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 address […]

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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 Thursday 15 February, several days after […]

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West Bay woman in custody after stabbing

West Bay woman in custody after stabbing

| 16/02/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 to the scene at around 1:40am […]

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JGHS student arrested for assaulting teacher

JGHS student arrested for assaulting teacher

| 12/02/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 had been hit in the head with […]

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East End woman charged with GBH

East End woman charged with GBH

| 11/01/2018 | 0 Comments

(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 release. She was […]

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