Tag: Errington Webster

Sex offender’s lawyer quits before sentencing

Sex offender’s lawyer quits before sentencing

| 10/11/2017 | 18 Comments
(CNS): Steve McField, defence counsel for Errington Webster, who was convicted in June on charges related to the sexual assault of a teenage girl, was Wednesday granted leave to withdraw as his legal representation. Appearing before Justice Charles Quin at what was scheduled to be Webster’s senten [...]

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Webster’s sentence delayed as crown seeks unique order

Webster’s sentence delayed as crown seeks unique order

| 28/08/2017 | 25 Comments
(CNS): Errington Webster (55), who was convicted in June of sexual abuse of a teenage girl, will be sentenced next month as the hearing was postponed last week after the crown made a request for a special protection order. Prosecutors are seeking a sexual harm prevention order against him, which wou [...]

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Webster guilty on all four counts

Webster guilty on all four counts

| 20/06/2017 | 98 Comments
(CNS): Errington Webster (55) was found guilty Tuesday on all four counts relating to a sexual assault on a teenage girl. The former firefighter and one-time political hopeful was remanded in custody immediately after the verdict, as Justice Charles Quin said the charges on which Webster was found g [...]

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Evidence against Webster ‘overwhelming’, says crown

Evidence against Webster ‘overwhelming’, says crown

| 19/06/2017
(CNS): In a relatively short summary of her case against Errington Webster for indecent assault and gross indecency, crown prosecutor Darlene Oko urged the jury to find him guilty, saying that the evidence against him was “overwhelming”. She said that the former firefighter had targeted and groo [...]

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Webster denies video evidence

Webster denies video evidence

| 13/06/2017
(CNS): Former firefighter, Errington Webster (55), flatly denied masturbating in the presence of a 13-year-old girl, despite the video evidence, when he took the witness stand Monday to defend himself against allegations of indecent assault and gross indecency. When asked about the incident of sexua [...]

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Witness implies Webster was trying to buy votes

Witness implies Webster was trying to buy votes

| 08/06/2017
(CNS): The mother of a teenage girl who has accused Errington Webster of indecently assaulting her told the court Thursday that he was a well known and respected man in their community who was helping everyone in the hope that they would vote for him. Taking the witness stand to explain what she kne [...]

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Webster told police he ‘loves children’

Webster told police he ‘loves children’

| 08/06/2017
(CNS): Errington Webster, who is accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl last year, appeared to choke back tears during an audio interview with the police that was played to the jury in the Grand Court Thursday, as the case against him continued. Asked by the interviewing officer if he was [...]

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Webster promised teen ‘everything’ if elected

Webster promised teen ‘everything’ if elected

| 07/06/2017
(CNS): The teenage girl who claims Errington Webster (54) sexually assaulted her when she was just 13 years old told a jury that he had promised her “everything” once he got elected to office. After the jury was shown the video statements the girl gave when the accusations were first made to the [...]

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Webster has ‘no memory’ of videoed indecent act

Webster has ‘no memory’ of videoed indecent act

| 05/06/2017
(CNS): A jury heard that Errington Webster told police he had no recollection of committing an act of gross indecency filmed by a teenage girl in his truck that triggered an indecent assault investigation against the former firefighter and one-time political hopeful. Webster was arrested last summer [...]

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Webster allowed back to Bodden Town for church

Webster allowed back to Bodden Town for church

| 16/02/2017
(CNS): One-time political candidate and local business man, Errington Webster (54), who is accused of a number of sex offences against a teenage girl, was given permission by the court Thursday to return to his home district of Bodden Town on Sundays in order to go to church. Webster, who is on bail [...]

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Webster denies indecency charges on teen

Webster denies indecency charges on teen

| 14/10/2016
(CNS): Errington Webster (54) has denied four counts of gross indecency on a 13-year-old girl and will now face trial in the New Year. Webster is accused of sexually assaulting the girl in the district of Bodden Town, where he is normally resident and where he stood as an independent candidate in th [...]

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