Tag: fatality

Bermuda cops arrive for RCIPS shooting probe

Bermuda cops arrive for RCIPS shooting probe

| 09/01/2017 | 11 Comments
(CNS): Two officers from the Bermuda Police Service have arrived on island and assumed control of the investigation into the circumstances of the death of Norval Maconia Barrett, who was shot and killed by police on Friday morning. The RCIPS confirmed Barrett’s identity Monday, though it was alrea [...]

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Fatal police shooting in Windsor Park

Fatal police shooting in Windsor Park

| 06/01/2017 | 155 Comments
(CNS) Updated 2:40pm Friday: The RCIPS has confirmed that a man was shot and killed by police officers early this morning in the Windsor Park area of George Town. Police said the incident occurred during a pre-planned firearms operation, for which they had a search warrant to look for both a firearm [...]

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Police name West Bay man killed in boating accident

Police name West Bay man killed in boating accident

| 02/01/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS has now released the identity of the man who died following a boating accident on New Year’s Day. He was Dale Gerald Ebanks (49) of West Bay. According to the police, Ebanks was one of two people testing a vessel in the North Sound at around 6:15pm when there was a steering [&hell [...]

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Tibbetts to serve 3½ months for fatal hit-and-run

Tibbetts to serve 3½ months for fatal hit-and-run

| 16/12/2016 | 82 Comments
(CNS): The immigration officer convicted of killing Donnie Ray Connor in a hit-and-run on the Linford Pierson Highway in April last year will serve just three and a half months in jail after the judge gave him more than four months credit for the time he served on bail under curfew on an electronic [...]

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US visitor dies while snorkelling at Eden Rock

US visitor dies while snorkelling at Eden Rock

| 12/12/2016 | 13 Comments
(CNS): A 69-year-old man who was visiting the Cayman Islands from the United States was pulled from the water in George Town Harbour Sunday by emergency personnel, but they were unable to save him. Just after 5pm yesterday evening, a call was made to the 911 Communications Centre about a missing sno [...]

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Witnesses wanted in year-old teen drowning case

Witnesses wanted in year-old teen drowning case

| 29/11/2016 | 15 Comments
(CNS): UPDATED – The police appeal to the public to find two people who may have seen what happened to 14-year-old Risco Yaris Batten, who died swimming at the beach last year near South Sound Cemetery has paid off. The RCIPS said the couple had come forward following the release of images sho [...]

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Murdered man had dodged 3 serious charges

Murdered man had dodged 3 serious charges

| 29/11/2016 | 77 Comments
(CNS): The man who was gunned down in broad daylight on the streets of the capital yesterday was 34-year-old Damean Dwayne Seymour, a.k.a. ‘Deebo’. The local man, originally from George Town, had been acquitted by the courts of three serious criminal charges, including murder, attempted murder a [...]

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Fisherman may have been swept to sea

Fisherman may have been swept to sea

| 23/11/2016 | 25 Comments
(CNS): The body pulled from the ocean off the coast of North West Point yesterday was 39-year-old Tian Lun Ma, a resident of West Bay, originally from China. Lun Ma was believed to have been fishing from the shore across from the Turtle Farm when he was swept into the sea sometime early Tuesday morn [...]

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Dead man pulled from sea at North West Point

Dead man pulled from sea at North West Point

| 22/11/2016 | 1 Comment
(CNS): Police have started an investigation into the death of a man pulled from the ocean Tuesday morning off the coast of North West Point, West Bay. A release from the RCIPS stated that a member of the public called 911 at around 7:45am today stating that a body had been seen floating in the wate [...]

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Woman dead after car pitches into canal

Woman dead after car pitches into canal

| 02/11/2016 | 19 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED 2 Nov: Police have now confirmed that the woman killed when her car plunged into canal in Prospect, Monday, was Audrey Nugent (53) from George Town. Police are investigating the circumstances leading to Nugent’s death but they had stated that they do not suspect foul play. [...]

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Woman killed in North Side crash

Woman killed in North Side crash

| 21/10/2016 | 22 Comments
(CNS): Police have opened an investigation into a single vehicle crash in which a 43-year-old woman from George Town was killed in the early hours of Friday morning. Heather Moffitt-Gibson, a local real estate broker, was driving a burgundy Land Rover, which came off the Rum Point Road, near to ho [...]

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