Posts Tagged "shooting"

School children barely missed by Pembroke shooting

Posted by on Nov 9, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

School children barely missed by Pembroke shooting

NEIGHBORS in the Fenton’s Drive area in Pembroke are tonight fearing for their lives following an outbreak of gunfire earlier today. One woman speaking to ZBM news tonight refused to give her name fearing she could be killed. She said she heard six gun shots at around 2.30 p.m. at the parking lot at the top of the hill, just off Parson’s Road. Investigating outside, she observed unknown men running towards Middletown and two other men fleeing on a motorcycle down the hill. Witnesses recalled seeing two men, one wearing a jacket, casually riding away from the hill immediately...

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WATCH VIDEO: Ruthless gangster Alvone Maybury jailed for 13.5 years

Posted by on Nov 4, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

WATCH VIDEO: Ruthless gangster Alvone Maybury jailed for 13.5 years

FACEBOOK Fugitive Alvone Maybury has had his stay at Westgate Correctional facility extended by 13 and-a-half years. That figure represents the total time Justice Carlisle Greaves sentenced him to spend in prison today for his shooting of a gun at gang rivals and escaping prison custody and posting Facebook updates while on the run. In court, asked if he had anything to say before sentencing, looking subdued he replied: “I don’t have nothing to say”. Maybury, 24, was sentenced for the offense of Escaping Lawful Custody and for using a firearm to commit a crime and...

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Confirmed gun incident in Sandys

Posted by on Oct 17, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Confirmed gun incident in Sandys

YET another shooting incident has been reported to the Police — this time at a Broome, Street, Sandys Parish home. It happened around 3.40 a.m. Sunday. Police found no suspects upon arrival but forensic evidence suggested a gun had been fired. There were no reported injuries. Police are appealing for any witnesses to this incident or anyone with any information to contact the Serious Crime Unit on 295-0011 or the independent 24 hour confidential Crime Stoppers Bermuda hot line on...

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Ten years in prison for RAA Club shooter

Posted by on Oct 14, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Ten years in prison for RAA Club shooter

A St. George’s man who fired a gun at the Royal Artillery Association Club on Easter Sunday has been jailed for ten years. ZBM’s television report stated the sentence was handed down to Dwayne Signor, 29-years-old. Pusine Judge Charles-Etta Simmons said he showed “reckless disregard” for the safety of others by shooting Shawn Williams, 18, during a party that night. Signor was convicted of possession of a firearm as a prohibited weapon and unlawful wounding. Wielding her heavy gavel, Madam Justice Simmons concluded the defendant had no one else to blame for his actions...

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Another man shot, but is expected to fully recover

Posted by on Oct 4, 2010 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Another man shot, but is expected to fully recover

Around 10:30am on Monday, Police responded to a confirmed firearm incident on Parsons Road in Pembroke. The victim, a 27 year old Pembroke man, was injured and taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment. An active investigation into this incident is underway. Police are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with any information to contact the Serious Crime Unit on 295-0011 or the independent confidential Crime Stoppers Bermuda hotline on...

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