Tag: fatality

Man found dead outside GT bar was killed

Man found dead outside GT bar was killed

| 30/11/2019 | 89 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: Police are seeking help from the public to piece together what happened to a man who was found dead outside Bananas Bar in Dolphin Plaza off Eastern Avenue in central George Town at around 3:40am on Saturday morning. A spokesperson for the RCIPS has confirmed that a homicide investigation has been opened into […]

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Elderly visitor dies after dive trip

Elderly visitor dies after dive trip

| 26/11/2019 | 16 Comments

(CNS): A 72-year-old man who was visiting the Cayman Islands from Mississippi died Monday afternoon following a dive in the waters around the George Town Harbour. The man had experienced difficulties while on the dive and he was brought to shore by the boat he was out with at around 2pm. The dive boat was […]

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Police open murder inquiry

Police open murder inquiry

| 12/11/2019 | 80 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED NOON: A man found with a gunshot wound at about 5:30pm Tuesday evening in West Bay is dead and police have now confirmed that they have launched a murder inquiry. Shaquille Demarion Bush (24) was found in Daisy Lane in the Logwoods area of the district by officers after a call was made […]

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Sheriff finds murder-suicide in case of Cayman couple

Sheriff finds murder-suicide in case of Cayman couple

| 05/11/2019 | 8 Comments

(CNS): The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office has said that a Caymanian couple found off a remote trail in California close to the Nevada state line this summer died as a result of a murder-suicide. The investigation team said that Keith Henderman (74) shot his wife, Yvonne Blanco (69), before turning the gun on himself. In […]

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Visitor dies after snorkeling off 7MB

Visitor dies after snorkeling off 7MB

| 24/09/2019 | 7 Comments

(CNS): A 75-year-old woman who was visiting the Cayman Islands was pronounced dead at the Cayman Islands Hospital in George Town on Tuesday morning, after snorkeling off Seven Mile Beach. The emergency services were dispatched to the beach near Royal Palms at around 10:20 this morning in response to reports of a woman who was […]

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Man dies after being crushed by car

Man dies after being crushed by car

| 22/09/2019 | 9 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: The man who was killed on Saturday after the vehicle he was working on for a friend fell down from the jack and crushed him has been identified. Police said he was Gregory Washington Walters (48), a Jamaican National who has been living in the Cayman Islands for several years. The emergency […]

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Jamaican couple killed in East End crash

Jamaican couple killed in East End crash

| 10/09/2019 | 23 Comments

(CNS): The two people killed in Saturday’s early morning fatal collision in East End were Lopez George Higgins (26) and Charlisa Titanya Chambers (27), both Jamaican nationals who were living in the Cayman Islands. The car they were in was involved in a head-on smash on Seaview Road in the High Rock area at around […]

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DEH truck involved in East End fatal crash

DEH truck involved in East End fatal crash

| 07/09/2019 | 93 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED SATURDAY 7:48pm: The truck involved in a fatal two-vehicle collision in East End around 3:00 Saturday morning was a Department of Environmental Health vehicle, the Health Ministry confirmed Saturday evening. Two people in a car that collided with the DEH truck on Sea View Road near High Rock Drive were killed as a […]

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RCIPS denies police chase at time of fatal crash

RCIPS denies police chase at time of fatal crash

| 02/09/2019

(CNS): A 27-year-old man has died and a 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning. Despite social media posts claiming that the police were chasing the car when it crashed, the RCIPS has stated that this is incorrect, and that while they […]

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Witnesses wanted to fatal boat crash

Witnesses wanted to fatal boat crash

| 13/08/2019 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal boat crash Sunday night (11 August) to come forward, as they investigate the cause of the collision between the two vessels, which resulted in the death of Emmanuel Brown (49) from George Town and John Turner (70), a British national living in Cayman. A woman was […]

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Local man found dead after boat crash

Local man found dead after boat crash

| 12/08/2019 | 26 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS has confirmed that the body of the missing man involved in a boat collision on Sunday night was found during today’s search operation. CNS has learned that the man was Emmanuel (Manny) Brown (42) from George Town and a recently retired serving police officer. Brown was the second person to die as […]

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