06 August 2004

Man jailed for wounding stepmother


“I have no reason not to believe your father and what your father said. I don’t believe your father, an old man as he is, 78, will come here...

Ottley Hall youth fined for wounding


Seventeen-year- old Kamal De Freitas of Ottley Hall was fined $250 when he appeared before the No.1 Kingstown Magisterial Court, charged with unlawfu...
30 July 2004

Man jailed for slapping vendor in face


Harris Dalzell, a labourer of no fixed place of abode, will spend the next month in jail. His sentence came last Monday when he pleaded guilty to assa...

Nyahbinghi High Priest fined


An Elder of the local Nyahbinghi Church has until August 24 to pay $1,500. The fine was imposed at the Number one Kingstown Magistrate Court.Police ar...

Shopkeeper jailed for coke


“I will not give you the opportunity to pay a fine. You are going straight to jail.”Those were the words Senior Magistrate Carl Joseph direc...
23 July 2004

Patrick, Small to stand trial for Williams’ murder


Orde Patrick, 19, of Penniston, and Allan Small, 19, of Dubois, have been committed to stand trial for the murder of sixteen year old Carlson Williams...

Sion Hill man jailed for assault


“You have a bad record, a very bad record… the attack on the defenceless lady was totally uncalled for”.Senior Magistrate Carl Joseph ...

Mechanic jailed for burglary


A twenty-four year old mechanic of Murray’s Village has been jailed for burglary.Allain Williams began an eight-month sentence last Tuesday when ...
16 July 2004

Man arrested for having sex with school girl


The educational development of a thirteen-year-old pupil from the Leeward side of the island has been hampered by pregnancy.The pupil, who passed the ...

Woman appeals cocaine sentence


Twenty-three-year-old Natasha John of Fair Hall, who was imprisoned for cocaine last week, has issued an application of appeal. John, represented by l...