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Alleged prison officer impersonator remanded

A 48-year-old man charged with several counts of fraud, including two in which he allegedly pretended to be a prison officer and an employee of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), will remain in jail until his two court appearances next week. Cleve Anderson Hoyte, of Brighton, St George, is accused of […]

Mayers on gun and ammo charges

Mayers on gun and ammo charges

A 20-year-old man will reappear in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court in 28 days on firearm and ammunition charges. Shoiad Akimian Jaleel Mayers, of Long Gap, Spooner’s Hill, St Michael, was remanded to HMP Dodds Friday when he went before Magistrate Douglas Frederick to face the two indictable charges. The offences allegedly occurred on February 5. […]

It wasn’t me murder accused testifies

Murder accused Damien Lecoursey Reveira could know his fate next week. Madam Justice Jacqueline Cornelius adjourned his murder trial until next Monday, after the 27-year-old who is charged with the shooting death of 31-year-old Anderson Ashby more than six year ago, addressed the court and defence attorney Andrew Pilgrim, QC said he was not calling […]

Psychiatric evaluation for Clarke

Psychiatric evaluation for Clarke

An unemployed man who is listed as having no fixed place of abode, will call the Psychiatric Hospital home for the next three weeks at least. Justin Dave Clarke pleaded guilty to entering Rezults Auto sometime between February 8 and 9 as a trespasser and stealing shock absorbers worth $300. However, the facts of his […]

Fisherman confesses

A fisherman who has been on remand on three drug charges, Friday admitted to committing the offences that occurred almost four years ago. Shirland Holder of Bathsheba, St Joseph pleaded guilty in the No. 5 Supreme Court to possession, importation and trafficking of 227.5 kilogrammes of cannabis on the night of May 3, 2013. Principal Crown […]

Jamaican woman jailed for importing drugs worth $50,000

Jamaican woman jailed for importing drugs worth $50,000

A 38-year-old Jamaican woman is to spend the next 18 months in jail here after pleading guilty in the District ‘C’ Magistrates’ Court to importing four kilogrammes of cannabis with an estimated street value of Bds$50,000. Roseanne Rocky Simmons was also sentenced by Chief Magistrate Christopher Birch to a further 18 months in prison for possession […]

He was a good son, says mother of murder victim

The mother of the late Anderson Ashby says while her child was “not perfect” he was a “good son”. Margo Ashby’s declaration came Tuesday as the trial of Damien Lecoursey Reveira, 27, alias Poopman, who is accused of killing 31-year-old Ashby, continued in the No. 5 Supreme Court. Ashby lost his life on October 9, 2010, […]

Mascoll apologizes and awaits sentence

If a Christ Church man could live his life all over again, he says he would do things differently. Shurland Andre Mascoll of Packers Valley, St Patricks expressed that sentiment Tuesday as he apologized to society for his crimes. On the first count, the 35-year-old who is already serving an eight-year sentence which ends in 2021 […]

Blackman gets bail for assault charge

Blackman gets bail for assault charge

A 44-year-old man was granted bail Tuesday afternoon after appearing before a Bridgetown Court on an assault charge. Don Alvin Blackman of Field’s Gap, Greenfield, St Michael is accused of unlawfully assaulting Corey Knight on July 12 last year. He told Magistrate Douglas Frederick he was not guilty of the charge. Police prosecutor Sergeant Martin Rock […]

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