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kingston,jamaica
Friday, July 21, 2017
A man is now in police custody following yesterday's brutal slaying of two men in an early morning gun attack, which also left two underaged boys and a dog with gunshot wounds. Thirty-year-old cook Julio Daniels, and his 34-year-old brother-in-law Fabian Atkinson were shot dead by a group of men who stormed their home on Francis Lane in Rose Town,...
Venus Williams has filed an emergency court order in the wrongful death case brought by the family of a man killed in car crash involving the tennis star. Williams, 37, filed the emergency protective order on Wednesday claiming that the daughter of Jerome Barson, the man who died in the crash, gave Williams' lawyer less than 24 hours notice that...
A policeman who was on trial for the murder of his 17-year-old girlfriend in Westmoreland is to be sentenced on July 28 in the Westmoreland Home Circuit Court after being found guilty by a jury. After 20 minutes of deliberation, Linval Aird was convicted following a unanimous guilty verdict by the seven-member panel. According to the prosecution, Aird, a constable assigned...
THE Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) was last night in mourning after the body of one of its members was found inside his Portmore, St Catherine, home. The constable, identified as 40-year-old Kevin Thompson of Six East in Greater Portmore, was stationed in St Thomas. Up to news times last night the communication arm of the JCF was unable to provide details...
An American Pilot was arrested and charged following the seizure of one 9 millimeter Lugar round of ammunition at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston today. Charged with illegal possession of ammunition and unlawful attempt to take ammunition onboard an aircraft is 54-year-old Michael Gorham, a pilot of Georgia, in the United States. Reports are that about 8:45 a.m., during...
Lawyers for dance-hall artiste Vybz Kartel and his co accused are combing through the transcript of the murder trial in preparation to mount an appeal. Attorney-at-Law Valrie Neita Robertson confirmed that she is perusing the documents in order to prepare the case to go to court to make an application for leave to appeal. Speaking with IRIE FM News one of...