Tag: sex crimes

Sex offender’s lawyer quits before sentencing

Sex offender’s lawyer quits before sentencing

| 10/11/2017 | 18 Comments
(CNS): Steve McField, defence counsel for Errington Webster, who was convicted in June on charges related to the sexual assault of a teenage girl, was Wednesday granted leave to withdraw as his legal representation. Appearing before Justice Charles Quin at what was scheduled to be Webster’s senten [...]

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Appeals denied for track coach

Appeals denied for track coach

| 06/11/2017 | 9 Comments
(CNS): Ato Stephens, the Trinidadian-born track star and coach who was jailed in August for abusing an ICT network by “sexting” with a teenage girl, had his appeals against conviction and sentence denied Monday. The Court of Appeal rejected arguments from the defence on behalf of Stephens, who w [...]

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GT man remanded on rape and other charges

GT man remanded on rape and other charges

| 04/11/2017
(CNS): Brandon Beckett (24) appeared in court Friday afternoon after being formally charged earlier in the day with rape, making threats to kill, assault ABH, wrongful confinement and intentional harassment, alarm or distress. In a brief hearing before Magistrate Angelyn Hernandez, he was remanded i [...]

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GT man charged with rape and related offences

GT man charged with rape and related offences

| 03/11/2017
(CNS): A 24-year-old man from George Town is expected in court this morning facing a catalog of charges, including rape. The man was arrested at around 1:30 Wednesday morning following a 911 call from a person in distress at a George Town address. Police went to the residence but when they received [...]

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Cops on hunt for suspected rapist

Cops on hunt for suspected rapist

| 25/10/2017 | 14 Comments
(CNS): Police said they are investigating a report of rape after a woman was attacked by a man in the car park outside a George Town bar in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The suspect is described as dark-skinned, about 5’8” tall, of medium build and was wearing a green shirt and blue pan [...]

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Jury finds accused man guilty of rape

Jury finds accused man guilty of rape

| 11/10/2017 | 34 Comments
(CNS): Marlon Ricardo Porter (37) was convicted Tuesday of rape, assault and causing harassment and distress, following a jury trial in which the court heard that his victim suffered a four-hour ordeal. The Jamaican national will be sentenced on 23 November in relation to the attack, which took plac [...]

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7MB condo intruder guilty of sex crime

7MB condo intruder guilty of sex crime

| 29/09/2017 | 57 Comments
(CNS): Ronnie Rodney Ebanks (49) from West Bay was found guilty Friday of indecently assaulting a tourist in February. Following a judge-alone trial in August, Ebanks was convicted of entering a condo at Christopher Columbus on West Bay Road, where he sexually assaulted a woman who was visiting Ca [...]

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Man charged in home invasion rape case

Man charged in home invasion rape case

| 25/09/2017
(CNS): Okene Solomon (24) appeared in court Monday, charged with the rape of a woman at her Prospect home earlier this month. Solomon faces charges of rape, burglary, aggravated burglary and theft and was remanded in custody until he appears in Grand Court on 6 October. Solomon is accused of breakin [...]

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Man convicted of molesting young child

Man convicted of molesting young child

| 24/09/2017 | 45 Comments
(CNS): Devon Alonzo Stewart (57) of George Town was found guilty Friday of a single count of committing gross indecency with a seven-year-old girl in September last year. In handing down the verdict after a judge-alone trial, Justice Tim Owen cited the “reliable, credible and truthful” testimony [...]

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Prospect rape suspect arrested

Prospect rape suspect arrested

| 23/09/2017
(CNS): The RCIPS confirmed Saturday evening that a 24-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of rape and aggravated burglary in regards to an attack reported ten days previously at a residential complex on Shamrock Road in Prospect. On Wednesday, 13 September, police said that they responded to [...]

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Twelve year sentence for beach sex crime

Twelve year sentence for beach sex crime

| 21/09/2017 | 83 Comments
(CNS): A West Bay man who was convicted of attempted rape, indecent assault and ABH was sentenced to twelve years in prison by Justice Charles Quin this week, having committed what the judge described as a “sustained violent attack” on his victim. Josh Alexander Bodden (29) attacked the woman, w [...]

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