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Up and onward

Up and onward

Combermere secured their spot in the quarterfinals of the Barbados Secondary Schools Under 19 knockout competition win a comfortable 3-0 victory over Frederick Smith at Waterford, St Michael this evening. Still in a celebratory mood, having clinched the division two title on Monday with a 2-0 win over rivals Harrison College after being demoted last […]

Jamaican dancehall star Ninjaman found guilty of murder

Jamaican dancehall star Ninjaman found guilty of murder

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Dancehall artiste Ninjaman was found guilty of murder a short while ago in the Supreme Court. Ninjaman, whose given name is Desmond Ballentine, was charged  along with his son Jahneil with the March 2009 murder of Ricardo Johnson, also known as Trooper, on Marl Road in Kingston. The dancehall deejay, who was […]

Butcher and Morgan reign supreme

Butcher and Morgan reign supreme

He had to settle for the runner’s up position last year, but there was no stopping Reemar Butcher from muscling his way to the Mr Schoolboy Bodybuilding title at the Lester Vaughan Secondary School last weekend. The only thing certain before the 2017 edition of the National Sports Council Mr Schoolboy Bodybuilding and Miss Schoolgirl […]

Clarke remanded to Dodds

Clarke remanded to Dodds

Shakeem Romario Clarke, the sixth man charged in connection with the Kadooment Day shooting incident, which left 23 people nursing gunshot wounds, has been remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds. Clarke, 22, of Golden Ridge, St George has been charged with 23 counts of endangering life and one count of violent disorder. He appeared before […]

Trio accused of Buckley robbery remanded to Dodds

Trio accused of Buckley robbery remanded to Dodds

Three men jointly charged with the November 9 robbery of the supervisor/manager of the Buckley Plantation have been remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds. Thirty-year-old Jermaine Kenneth King of #274, 4thAve, Windward Garden, St Philip; 30-year-old Ramon Jamar Goodridge of Waverly Cot, St George and 30-year-old Damien Andre Collymore of Carmichael Tenantry, St George today […]

Murder accused remanded

Murder accused remanded

  Murder accused 22-year-old Juniel Shaquel Holder was today remanded to Her Majesty Prison Dodds until January 17. Holder of Hinds Gap, Halls Road, St Michael appeared before Magistrate Elwood Watts in the Oistins Magistrates’ Court this afternoon charged with the murder of 34-year-old Andrew Prescod of Welches, Oistins, Christ Church. Holder is also facing […]

St Michael man charged with murder

St Michael man charged with murder

A 22-year-old St Michael man is expected to appear in the Oistins Magistrates Court on a murder charge. Juniel Shaquel Holder of Hinds Gap, Halls Road, is charged with the murder of 34-year-old Andrew Prescod of Welches, Oistins, Christ Church. Prescod was shot in the head while liming with friends at Silver Hill, Christ Church […]

Police make breakthrough in investigations into Silver Hill shooting

Police make breakthrough in investigations into Silver Hill shooting

Police have made a major breakthrough in their investigations into the shooting death of 34-year-old Andrew Prescod of Welches, Oistins, Christ Church. A 22-year-old St Michael man is currently in custody assisting police in their investigations. Prescod and two females, 21 and 29 years old respectively, were shot while liming in Silver Hill, Christ Church […]

Trio to face the courts Monday for Buckley Plantation robbery

Trio to face the courts Monday for Buckley Plantation robbery

Three men are expected in the District ‘C’ Magistrates’ Court on Monday, November 20 in connection with the November 9 robbery of the supervisor / manager of the Buckley Plantation. Charles Bynoe, 64, was attacked and robbed as he returned to the planation with wages and payroll for employees. During this incident, Bynoe was shot […]