Tag: robbery

Third man denies EE drug robbery charges

Third man denies EE drug robbery charges

| 11/06/2018
(CNS): Al Elford McLaughlin (47) became the third person to plead not guilty to conspiracy charges relating to the robbery of cocaine from staff at an East End resort who had discovered the drug haul on the beach on Christmas Eve last year and were keeping guard until police arrived. Marvin Grant ( [...]

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Teenager faces sexual assault and robbery charges

Teenager faces sexual assault and robbery charges

| 04/06/2018
(CNS): A 17-year-old boy from George Town has been charged with attempted rape, indecent assault, and robbery in connection to an attack on a tourist almost two years ago, when the accused was just 15 years old.  The assault took place on South Church Street, George Town, on the night of Friday, 26 [...]

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Teenagers arrested over Prospect robbery

Teenagers arrested over Prospect robbery

| 28/05/2018
(CNS): Four people, three of them teenagers, have been arrested in connection with a robbery that took place on Prospect Point Road during the holiday weekend. They are accused of following their victim from a Crewe Road bar, believed to be Country & Western, in the early morning hours of Monda [...]

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Man followed and beaten by robbers

| 22/05/2018 | 14 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the hunt for a gang of robbers who beat up a victim, inflicting a head wound, and stole personal items after following him home from a bar in the early hours of Monday morning. The RCIPS said they received a report around 12:30am on 21 May about a robbery on Prospect […] [...]

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Bodden Town robber admits list of crimes

Bodden Town robber admits list of crimes

| 16/01/2018 | 5 Comments
(CNS): Gerado George Connolly (26) from Bodden Town has pleaded guilty to a list of crimes associated with a stick-up at a grocery store in Anton Bodden Drive last summer. Connolly admitted the robbery, in which he stole cash, phones and personal possessions from the store owner and customers. He a [...]

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Appeal denied in Rum Point robbery case

Appeal denied in Rum Point robbery case

| 08/11/2017 | 19 Comments
(CNS): David McLaughlin-Martinez, who was convicted of robbery in connection with a Rum Point home invasion of an elderly couple last year, was this week refused leave to appeal his conviction and 11-year sentence. The Court of Appeal rejected the defendant’s arguments, put forth by attorney Jona [...]

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Cops on hunt for shirtless muggers

Cops on hunt for shirtless muggers

| 23/04/2017 | 15 Comments
(CNS) Updated with location details: Two bare-chested men robbed a woman of her handbag in Bodden Town on Friday evening and made off into the bushes on foot. Police said they received the report just before 7:00pm (21 April) that a 40-year-old woman from Bodden Town was getting out her car when t [...]

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Man gets 2½ year jail term for ‘prostitute’ attack

Man gets 2½ year jail term for ‘prostitute’ attack

| 26/09/2016 | 27 Comments
(CNS): A local man who was found not guilty of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman after the jury believed his defence that she was a prostitute was jailed for two and a half years on Monday for robbing and assaulting the woman. Walter Jordan McLaughlin had been acquitted by a jury of abducti [...]

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Jury delivers split verdict in robbery-sex crime case

Jury delivers split verdict in robbery-sex crime case

| 14/09/2016 | 32 Comments
(CNS): A jury returned two guilty and two not guilty verdicts Wednesday, following several hours deliberating the crown’s case against Walter Jordan McLaughlin (left) for abduction, indecent assault, robbery and common assault. The jury acquitted the local man of abduction and indecent assault but [...]

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Second man charged in Rum Point robbery

Second man charged in Rum Point robbery

| 11/04/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A 24-year-old man from West Bay had been charged with handling stolen goods in connection with a North Side robbery in January in which the robber punched an elderly victim, who was sitting on his porch with his wife and helper. Following a reward for more information regarding the case, in w [...]

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MLAs’ secretary arrested for armed robbery

MLAs’ secretary arrested for armed robbery

| 10/08/2015
(CNS): A woman who works as a personal assistant to the two Coalition for Cayman George Town MLAs in their constituency office has been arrested by police on suspicion of two robberies. Police said the woman is a suspect in both an armed home invasion in Raleigh Quay in June and a hold-up at a Geor [...]

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