Tag: fatality

Inquiry opens after woman found in pool

Inquiry opens after woman found in pool

| 06/06/2020

(CNS): Police have confirmed that they are looking into the death of a woman found unconscious in a swimming pool at an address on South Sound Road Wednesday, but do not suspect foul play. The RCIPS said the woman, who was 29 years old, died Thursday evening in the Critical Care Unit, where she had […]

Continue Reading

Biker killed in GT road crash

Biker killed in GT road crash

| 07/03/2020 | 1 Comment

(CNS): The police have confirmed that the rider of a motorcycle involved in a collision in George Town in the early hours of Saturday morning has died as a result of his injuries. The crash happened on Shedden Road by the junction of Artco Drive at around 2:00am and involved a Mercedes SUV. The rider […]

Continue Reading

NS man dies following crash last week

NS man dies following crash last week

| 05/03/2020 | 11 Comments

(CNS): A 25-year-old man has died from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash last week on Sea View Road in East End. The police have named the victim as Michael McField of North Side, who died yesterday, 4 March, at the Cayman Islands Hospital in George Town. The crash happened around 4:00am on Tuesday, 25 […]

Continue Reading

Elderly visitor died after Jet Ski collision

Elderly visitor died after Jet Ski collision

| 10/02/2020 | 43 Comments

(CNS): A 69-year-old visitor from the United States died on Sunday afternoon after two personal watercraft collided off Seven Mile Beach. Police said that at around 12:30pm on 9 February they received a report of the collision in the water near Piper Way. The rider of one of the Jet Skis was severely injured and […]

Continue Reading

Visitor dies after snorkel trip

Visitor dies after snorkel trip

| 13/01/2020 | 2 Comments

(CNS): A 72-year-old man who was visiting the Cayman Islands from the United States died on Saturday afternoon following a snorkelling trip off the George Town coast. Police said he had been snorkelling when he encountered difficulties and was assisted back to shore. Emergency services attended the scene and the man was transported to the […]

Continue Reading

One dead in road crash on E-W Arterial

One dead in road crash on E-W Arterial

| 30/12/2019 | 3 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED NOON: Police have confirmed that a 26-year-old man from Bodden Town was killed following a road collision early Monday morning on the East-West Arterial Road. The local man, who is understood to work for government, died after the Nissan Skyline he was driving left the road and collided with a light pole by […]

Continue Reading

Northward inmate found dead in cell

Northward inmate found dead in cell

| 20/12/2019 | 12 Comments

(CNS): Durney Ebanks (52) was found dead in his cell at HMP Northward on Wednesday evening, officials from the prison said in a press release Friday. Ebanks was found lying unresponsive on his bed by two prison officers, who administered emergency measures before the medical technicians (EMTs) arrived a few minutes later. He was taken […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading