Tag: attempted murder

Supect’s ability to plead at issue in child burial case

Supect’s ability to plead at issue in child burial case

| 14/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Travis Jarrel Webb’s ability to answer charges of attempted murder and cruelty to a child was questioned in Grand Court Friday as a result of possible mental health problems. Webb (26), who is currently on remand at HMP Northward, was arrested and charged after a shocking incident in November, and now stands accused of […]

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Son charged with attempted murder

Son charged with attempted murder

| 04/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: Jeffery Powery (32) has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a serious assault on his mother at her home in West Bay last month and has been remanded in custody. Powery appeared in Summary Court on Friday where the charges were transmitted to the Grand Court. He was arrested on 14 […]

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WB man denies attempted murder

WB man denies attempted murder

| 03/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Alejandro Andreas Cardenas Powery (26), from West Bay, has denied trying to kill a woman known to him as well as other offences relating to a violent attack in October. Powery, who went on the run after police were called to a home in the district where a woman had been stabbed, was arrested […]

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Shooting victim was due to be gun trial witness

Shooting victim was due to be gun trial witness

| 26/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): A West Bay man who was shot and wounded in the district around midnight on Sunday night-Monday morning should have been the prosecution’s key witness in a gun-related trial due to start Monday, CNS has learned. The victim was the complainant in the case against Aaron Crawford (26), also from West Bay, who is […]

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Local man charged in ‘live-burial’ case

Local man charged in ‘live-burial’ case

| 26/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Travis Webb (26) from Bodden Town was remanded in custody after he was charged and brought to court Monday in connection with the live burial of a child last week. He is facing charges of attempted murder and cruelty to a child. The case has been transmitted to Grand Court, where Webb is to […]

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Ex-fugitive charged with attempted murder

Ex-fugitive charged with attempted murder

| 28/10/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): A 26-year-old West Bay man has been charged with attempted murder, threats to kill, and wounding following a violent assault last week on a woman he knows. Alejandro Cardenas-Powery went on the run last Sunday afternoon (21 October) after police and other emergency services were called to a home in West Bay, where a woman […]

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Brac man stabbed, woman charged with attempted murder

Brac man stabbed, woman charged with attempted murder

| 24/10/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: The 29-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of assault GBH in Cayman Brac yesterday has been charged with attempted murder and wounding with intent in connection with an early morning attack on Tuesday. The woman is accused of stabbing a man known to her twice during an attack at an address on Legend […]

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East End man facing attempted murder charge

East End man facing attempted murder charge

| 09/08/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): A 22-year-old-man from East End has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing at a yard in the district last month. Police said the man remains in police custody as investigations continue into the assault, in which the victim was seriously injured and remains in the hospital’s ICU in stable condition. […]

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Octogenarian charged with trying to kill wife

Octogenarian charged with trying to kill wife

| 10/07/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS): An 83-year-old Caymanian man from George Town appeared in summary court on Monday, facing attempted murder charges following a violent assault on his wife last week. William Glasgow was arrested after the attack at the couple’s home in Tropical Gardens last Wednesday night. The victim, who is understood to be in her mid-seventies, remains […]

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Jury acquits women in Fete shooting case

Jury acquits women in Fete shooting case

| 13/12/2017 | 42 Comments

(CNS): A jury acquitted two West Bay women of all the counts against them in what the crown had presented as a feud-fuelled gang-related case of violence against two men last February. But the five men and two women of the jury panel convicted both the male defendants of GBH with intent, although they were […]

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Jury begins deliberations in nightclub shooting

Jury begins deliberations in nightclub shooting

| 12/12/2017 | 0 Comments

(CNS): A jury began deliberating on Tuesday, around 3:00 in the afternoon, in the Fete violent feud shooting case after the judge spent some four hours summarising the law and the evidence. After a long trial, the seven jurors will need to decide on a list of charges against the four defendants. The crown claims […]

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