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Tag: violent crime

Witnesses sought to violent attack on woman

Witnesses sought to violent attack on woman

| 18/07/2017 | 14 Comments
(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to a violent attack on a woman in a George Town bar, Sunday night. The victim was reportedly approached by a man she did not know, who had a clear complexion and was possibly Hispanic, in Vic’s Bar on Seymour Drive (a.k.a. Dump Road). Police said th [...]

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Jury discharged as gun trial halted

Jury discharged as gun trial halted

| 13/07/2017
(CNS): A jury was discharged by a Grand Court judge Thursday after an application was made to the courts to adjourn and start a new trial in the crown’s case against two couples charged with gun violence offences. As he dismissed them, Justice Micheal Wood told the jury members that he was una [...]

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Couples on trial over feud-fuelled violence

Couples on trial over feud-fuelled violence

| 11/07/2017
(CNS): A husband and his pregnant wife and another unmarried couple appeared in the dock Tuesday, as their trial for attempted murder and firearms related charges opened in Grand Court. As the case against Malik (35) and Tashika Mothen (29), Kashwayne Hewitt (20) and Daniella Tibbetts (24) opened fo [...]

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Dive shop attacker faces long list of charges

Dive shop attacker faces long list of charges

| 10/07/2017
(CNS): Jaron Solomon, a 28-year-old man from East End has been charged with multiple offences after he allegedly stabbed a woman while she was at work in a dive shop in East End last week. The man was charged today with attempted murder, assault GBH with intent, assault ABH, common assault, defileme [...]

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Man stabs woman at workplace

Man stabs woman at workplace

| 07/07/2017
(CNS): A woman was seriously injured yesterday evening when she received multiple stab wounds during an attack at her workplace. At around 6:20pm on 6 July, the 911 call centre dispatched police and emergency services to a report of a stabbing in which a man known to the victim turned up at a dive s [...]

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Chef dodges prison time in stabbing case

Chef dodges prison time in stabbing case

| 26/06/2017 | 21 Comments
(CNS): Delsey Kyshon Missick (24) was described in court as “over-reacting” after a traffic dispute in a nightclub car park last year, when he attacked two women with a kitchen knife. The local chef, who had a clean record until this incident, wounded the women after one of them slammed [...]

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Police still looking for home invaders

Police still looking for home invaders

| 21/06/2017 | 20 Comments
(CNS): Despite arresting three men, including a teenager, in the wake of a violent home invasion in Patrick’s Island early Saturday morning, police are appealing for more information after bailing those suspects. As the probe continues into the aggravated burglary, in which a man and a woman w [...]

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Cops round up home invasion suspects

Cops round up home invasion suspects

| 17/06/2017
(CNS) UPDATED Sunday 5pm: Police have now arrested a second man and a juvenile in connection with the violent home invasion in Patrick’s Island on Saturday morning. Following the arrest of a 22-year-old man yesterday, a young person from George Town was arrested following a crash near Schoo [...]

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West Bay teen charged over stabbing

West Bay teen charged over stabbing

| 12/06/2017
(CNS): A 15-year-old boy from West Bay has been charged with stabbing another teenager in an incident on the West Bay Road area outside a fast food restaurant at around 9pm on 3 June. The boy was arrested on Sunday and was due to appear in court Monday after he was charged with wounding with intent [...]

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Cop biting suspect charged with list of crimes

Cop biting suspect charged with list of crimes

| 12/06/2017
(CNS): The suspect who is said to have bitten a police officer during a drug raid has been charged with a catalogue of offences. Police said the 25-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, appeared in court Friday and was remanded in custody. He has been charged with consumption, possession an [...]

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Gunmen go on shooting rampage

Gunmen go on shooting rampage

| 06/06/2017 | 95 Comments
(CNS): A West Bay man has been arrested in connection with fifteen shots that were fired at a home in George Town in the early hours of Saturday in what appears to be more gang-related violence, police revealed Tuesday. No one was hurt in the shooting rampage, in which three men reportedly fired at [...]

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