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Two accused of serious offences

Two accused of serious offences

Two people, one of them a teenager, are out on $15,000 bail each, after appearing in a Bridgetown court Friday. It is alleged that on May 28, 17-year-old Kaneil Akeil Walcott, being together with other persons, used unlawful violence and their conduct taken together was such as would cause a person of reasonable firmness present […]

Patel held; Walrond released on bail

Patel held; Walrond released on bail

The legal troubles of a 30-year-old man, already on remand at HMP Dodds, were increased Friday. Sharaz O’Brian Patel, who is currently resident at the St Phillip penal institution, is charged with unlawfully and maliciously engaging in conduct on March 20, which placed Ksree St Hill in danger of death or serious bodily harm. He […]

Woman killer

Woman killer

Manslayer Jerrick Samuel Tudor was Friday sentenced to 15 years behind bars for fatally stabbing the mother of his child in 2013. But the Black Rock, St Michael resident only has 11 years and 165 days left to serve on that sentence, having spent three years and 200 days on remand at HMP Dodds. Madam […]

Father and two sons arrested for drugs

Father and two sons arrested for drugs

A father and his two sons were arrested Friday as police and army personnel carried out a major illegal drug operation that netted over 1,000 cannabis plants. The father –– 63-year-old Theodore Fitzherbert Hinds and his sons –– 19-year-old John Andrew Hinds and 17-year-old Joseph Adrian Hinds –– are all of 2nd Ave Rock Dundo, […]

Suspended sentence for cocaine apparatus

Suspended sentence for cocaine apparatus

A Bridgetown magistrate recently imposed a six-month suspended sentence on a 46-year-old man who confessed to having cocaine paraphernalia. Last month, Darwin Delvin Neblett of 2nd Avenue, Thomas Gap, President Kennedy Drive, St Michael pleaded guilty to having apparatus intended for the use of cocaine on April 7. Lawmen were on duty along Fontabelle, St […]

Drugs cost St Michael men

Drugs cost St Michael men

Two St Michael men who pleaded guilty to drug charges will have to dig deep into their pockets to pay the court a total of $4,000. The fines were imposed on Akeil Romain Abraham, 25, of Lewis Gap, Green Hill, and Rohan Ricardo Arthur, 55, of 2nd Avenue Pickwick Gap, by Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant. According […]

Request granted

Request granted

He requested help for his drug habit and that’s just what Shawn Antonio Holder got when he appeared in a Bridgetown Magistrates’ Court Thursday. The 40-year-old King William Street, St Michael resident pleaded guilty to having apparatus for the purpose of using cocaine, and was remanded to the Psychiatric Hospital. Police were on Combermere Street […]

Unemployed man fined $5,000

Unemployed man fined $5,000

An unemployed man may have to go job hunting in order to pay a $5,000 fine imposed on him Thursday. If Jamar Rene Andre Thornhill of Jordan’s Land, Farnum Road, Deacons Road, St Michael fails to come up with the money, he will spend 12 months in prison. Thornhill pleaded guilty before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant […]

Three men caught engaging in illegal dumping  

Three men caught engaging in illegal dumping   

  Three St Michael men are due to face the law courts after they were caught by members of a police patrol engaging in illegal dumping at Platinum Heights, Christ Church around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. They are 47-year-old Sydney Walcott of 1st Ave, Grazettes, 27-year-old Andrew Francis of Pioneer Road, Bush Hall, and 31-year-old […]

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