Tag: robbery

Christmas robbery was drug conspiracy, says crown

Christmas robbery was drug conspiracy, says crown

| 09/10/2018
(CNS): Three local men from East End appeared in the dock on Tuesday, as the prosecution laid out the case against them for a robbery and drug conspiracy that took place last Christmas Eve at the Morritt’s Resort. Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions Patrick Moran told a jury that Fred Ollen [...]

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BT man charged with robbery and burglary

BT man charged with robbery and burglary

| 07/10/2018
(CNS): A 21-year-old man from Bodden Town has been charged with robbery and burglary following an incident at a bar on Saturday, 29 September, and a burglary on Monday, 1 October. The man was arrested Monday and appeared in court on in relation to the burglary, which was in West Bay on Wednesday, a [...]

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Passenger robs bus driver at knife point

Passenger robs bus driver at knife point

| 17/09/2018 | 11 Comments
(CNS): A public bus driver was stabbed and his takings were robbed at knife point by a passenger he picked up in West Bay on Sunday evening. Police said a tall, slim man in his early 20’s, wearing a white t-shirt and dark coloured shorts, who was sitting in the front of the bus pulled [&hellip [...]

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Home invasion suspect remanded to jail

Home invasion suspect remanded to jail

| 06/08/2018
(CNS): Wayne Bellafonte (26) from North Side has been charged with robbery and possession of an imitation gun in connection with a home invasion in the Crewe Road area last week. He was arrested on 1 August following a police operation in the district to find him, and remanded in custody after a co [...]

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Suspect arrested after Captain’s Bakery robbed

Suspect arrested after Captain’s Bakery robbed

| 11/07/2018
(CNS) UPDATED: Police have begun an investigation in to the fifth armed robbery in less than a week after a teenage gunman held up the Captain’s Bakery, the fast food restaurant on the West Bay Road in George Town, last night. CNS understands that at around 9pm a man armed with a handgun came [...]

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Police face new robbery spike

Police face new robbery spike

| 09/07/2018 | 24 Comments
(CNS): Police were called to the scene of two more robberies over the weekend and are now investigating four armed stick-ups against individuals and businesses since Thursday night. For the second time in a matter of days, Al La Kebab fell victim to robbers when the restaurant on Lawrence Boulevard [...]

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Couple jailed for 12 years in jewel heist

Couple jailed for 12 years in jewel heist

| 25/06/2018 | 15 Comments
(CNS): Madeinys Pol-Ebanks (39) and Adrian Adela Gea (33) were jailed for 12 years on Friday for robbery following a judge alone trial in March, where they were convicted of an armed hold-up at Mitzi’s Fine Jewelry store on the West Bay Road in 2015. The couple, who are both originally from Cub [...]

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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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