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Injured victim dies one year after road smash

Injured victim dies one year after road smash

| 14/06/2017 | 12 Comments
(CNS): A former employee of the NRA, Thomas Rupert Hubbell (44), who was seriously injured in a road smash in June last year, succumbed to the injuries on Monday evening, 12 June, police have said. Hubbell was a passenger in a white Toyota Tercel that collided with a wooden utility pole on 30 June 2 [...]

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Cops cleared in fatal shooting

Cops cleared in fatal shooting

| 12/05/2017 | 21 Comments
(CNS): The police officers who shot and killed a suspect during an operation in George Town in January have been cleared and will not face any criminal charges following the conclusion of  an external investigation. Norvel Barrett (34), who was in Cayman illegally, was gunned down by armed officer [...]

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Accident’s truth must be told

Accident’s truth must be told

| 09/05/2017 | 68 Comments
101 writes: The tragic car accident that occurred last week requires an independent enquiry into the events. Thus far we have been exposed to an immediate official (very strong) statement from the RCIPS that we, as a community, are expected to fully accept (as we normally do) without question. [...]

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Child in EE crash leaves hospital

Child in EE crash leaves hospital

| 05/05/2017 | 51 Comments
(CNS): The 11-year-old boy who was sitting in the trunk of a black Honda Accord when it smashed head-on with another car in East End on Tuesday night has been released from the hospital, police have confirmed. The remaining survivor from the crash that killed four people remains at the George Town [...]

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Passengers in fatal crash were in trunk

Passengers in fatal crash were in trunk

| 03/05/2017 | 122 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS has said that the man and child who survived the fatal collision in East End last night were sitting in the trunk of the Honda Accord when it crashed head on with a Kia Rio. The driver of the Honda and the three elderly visitors in the Kia were all killed in […] [...]

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Tourists and local killed in East End crash

Tourists and local killed in East End crash

| 02/05/2017 | 198 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED Wednesday: Police have now confirmed that four people, including three tourists and a local man, have been killed in a major road collision in East End on Austin Connolly Road near John McLean Drive. The crash happened at around 7:15pm Tuesday night, when a small rental car heading e [...]

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Visitor dies after North Side snorkel trip

Visitor dies after North Side snorkel trip

| 29/04/2017 | 23 Comments
(CNS): UPDATED The 72-year-old man who was pronounced dead at the Cayman Islands Hospital on Wednesday after a snorkelling trip in North Side has been named as Peter Zhu, from Canada. Police are also asking the individuals aboard a nearby vessel who helped bring the man ashore to contact the police [...]

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Mexican visitor dies after snorkel trip

Mexican visitor dies after snorkel trip

| 13/04/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED: Police have confirmed that the 77-year-old Mexican national visiting Cayman with his family who died early Thursday morning in the George Town hospital following a snorkelling trip was Jose Antonio Lazcano Puron. Police said the man got into difficulties while he was in the water duri [...]

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Police investigate death of local baby

Police investigate death of local baby

| 13/03/2017
(CNS): The RCIPS has begun an investigation into the death of a baby in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police said that the 911 Communications Centre received a call just before 3:00am Saturday, 11 March, and dispatched police and emergency personnel to a residence in West Bay, where an infant [...]

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Elderly visitor from Arizona drowns during snorkel trip

Elderly visitor from Arizona drowns during snorkel trip

| 10/03/2017 | 13 Comments
(CNS): Police have now named the 71-year-old visitor who died Thursday after a snorkel trip in the George Town Harbour around Eden Rock. She was Gail Ann Moss from Scottsdale, Arizona. Police and the emergency services were called to the area at around 11:30am yesterday (9 March) following the repor [...]

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Police name snorkeller who died at Rum Point party

Police name snorkeller who died at Rum Point party

| 02/03/2017 | 26 Comments
(CNS): Police have now named the 44-year-old male resident of Grand Cayman who died Wednesday after snorkelling in the water near a house at Rum Point where he was attending a party. He was Mongkol Srilamai, who was originally from Thailand. Police said the RCIPS Joint Marine Unit, the Cayman Island [...]

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