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Tag: violent crime

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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Stabbed teenage boy in critical condition

Stabbed teenage boy in critical condition

| 05/06/2017 | 29 Comments
(CNS): A 15-year-old boy is in hospital in critical but stable condition following a stabbing on the West Bay Road Saturday night (3 June). According to the RCIPS, the teenager was visiting Burger King sometime before 9pm when he encountered a group of boys whom he knew outside the fast-food restau [...]

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Suspect evades attempted murder charge

Suspect evades attempted murder charge

| 01/06/2017
(CNS): A local man has evaded a serious charge of attempted murder following an attack on a man with a baseball bat. William Powery (23) from Bodden Town has been charged with assault causing GBH rather than attempted murder and remanded in custody after appearing in court Wednesday. Powery is acc [...]

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BT man suffers cracked skull in baseball bat assault

BT man suffers cracked skull in baseball bat assault

| 30/05/2017
(CNS): A 24-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a Bodden Town man was assaulted with a baseball bat on Saturday afternoon in Seaside Way and sustained a serious head injury. At 3:51pm on 27 May, police and emergency services were called to the premises, where [...]

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Man remanded following assault on police

Man remanded following assault on police

| 30/05/2017
(CNS): Garfield Silburn Jr (21) was remanded in custody Monday after he appeared in court on charges relating to burglary and assaulting police, as he reportedly attempted to resist arrest during an incident in Prospect last Thursday. He faces a list of charges, including grievous and actual bodily [...]

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Cop seriously injured in ‘vicious’ assault by suspect

Cop seriously injured in ‘vicious’ assault by suspect

| 27/05/2017 | 16 Comments
(CNS): Two police officers were violently assaulted by a suspect burglar during an arrest in George Town Friday, with one sustaining a serious eye injury. The police commissioner said he was alarmed by the vicious assault, which happened after the patrol officers tracked down the suspect following a [...]

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