Tag: fatality

Driver charged in fatal car crash fire

Driver charged in fatal car crash fire

| 17/02/2017

(CNS): A 33-year-old man from George Town has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving in relation to a major collision on the West Bay Road in the early hours of 14 September 2015, near Public Beach.  The crash claimed the life of Jessie Perry (21) , who was a passenger in the blac [...]

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No punishment for hit-and-run killer over leaving scene

No punishment for hit-and-run killer over leaving scene

| 15/02/2017 | 64 Comments

(CNS): A former immigration officer who was recently convicted of causing the death of Donnie Ray Connor in a hit-and-run collision on the Linford Pierson Highway in April 2015 was discharged by the Summary Court Tuesday for leaving the scene in connection with the case. Nicholas Tibbetts (25) w [...]

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Armed killer arrived on push bike

Armed killer arrived on push bike

| 31/01/2017

(CNS): William Ian Rivers, who is charged with killing Mark ‘Hubba’ Seymour in a daylight shooting at Super ‘C’s bar and restaurant on Saturday, arrived at the murder scene on a bicycle with a gun pushed in his waistband, a court heard Tuesday. Rivers, who was wearing a cast on his left [...]

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Local man charged with West Bay murder

Local man charged with West Bay murder

| 30/01/2017

(CNS): A 38-year-old man from West Bay has been charged with killing Mark Travis ‘Hubba’ Seymour on Saturday at Super C’s on Watercourse Road, the RCIPS has reported. William Ian Rivers was arrested on Saturday night after a three-hour stand-off with the police, in which he took cover in h [...]

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Gunman has hostage after West Bay killing

Gunman has hostage after West Bay killing

| 28/01/2017 | 26 Comments

(CNS): Armed police are swarming the Watercourse Road and Boatswain Bay Road area in West Bay by Super C’s restaurant after a local man was shot and killed. At around 5pm, CNS received unofficial reports from the scene that the gunman was believed to be inside a nearby house with one femal [...]

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Cops in Barret killing off gun duty

Cops in Barret killing off gun duty

| 24/01/2017 | 15 Comments

(CNS): The police officers who shot and killed a suspect in an early morning operation on 6 January have been given the option of taking personal leave or doing desk duties, RCIPS officials have said, as the investigation into the events surrounding the death of Norvell Barrett continues by indep [...]

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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 al [...]

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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 fir [...]

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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 fai [...]

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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 electron [...]

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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 [...]

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