Tag: hostage situation

Rivers denies murder and gun possession

Rivers denies murder and gun possession

| 23/04/2017 | 0 Comments

(CNS): William Ian Rivers (38) has pleaded not guilty to killing Mark Travis “Hubba” Seymour (39) following a shooting at Super C’s on Watercourse Road in January. He has also denied having a gun or threatening another victim, despite being involved in a family hostage situation and a stand-off with the police in the immediate […]

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Armed killer arrived on push bike

Armed killer arrived on push bike

| 31/01/2017 | 0 Comments

(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 wrist and hand […]

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Suspect arrested after killing and cop standoff

Suspect arrested after killing and cop standoff

| 28/01/2017 | 48 Comments

(CNS): A West Bay man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and a major investigation is now underway after a local man was shot dead at Super C’s restaurant at around 3:00 Saturday afternoon. Soon after allegedly gunning down the victim, the suspect gunman fled to a nearby relative’s house, where he barricaded himself […]

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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 female hostage. Police have […]

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