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Court date changed for Irene Penn O’Neal & 2 children

This morning December 5, 2014 as was scheduled Irene Penn O’Neal, 55, Zubida O’Neal, 21 and Cordell O’Neal, 29 were all present at the Magistrate’s Court to answer charges of unlawful possession of firearms. However they never made it into the court room. Photo: VINO
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – This morning December 5, 2014 as was scheduled Irene Penn O’Neal, 55, Zubida O’Neal, 21 and Cordell O’Neal, 29 were all present at the Magistrate’s Court to answer charges of unlawful possession of firearms. However they never made it into the court room.

This news site was made to understand by reliable sources that the matters against the three which are to be answered to in the Magistrate’s Court will not take place before the New Year.

The firearms were allegedly found in the family’s home in Pockwood Pond on October 24, 2014 during a Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) operation.

The trio were in the court compound for an extended period as their attorney Mrs. Valerie Stephens-Gordon was addressing other cases in the court. However after dealing with a matter the attorney informed the presiding Magistrate Ayana Baptiste DaBreo that she was part of a training programme and needed to leave court early.

Subsequently the O’Neal family was seen leaving the court compound and upon inquiry this news site was informed that the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) was not ready with the charges for court and as such a new date was set.

Inquiries have been made for information on the said date change from the RVIPF Public Relations Department but a response has not been given up to press time.

28 Responses to “Court date changed for Irene Penn O’Neal & 2 children”

  • onlooker (05/12/2014, 14:02) Like (10) Dislike (57) Reply
    let my people go! The hands of Zeus will clap on all haters...
    • NICK (05/12/2014, 15:47) Like (12) Dislike (3) Reply

      Yeah onlooker, Let your people go...to HMP forthwith. Bunch of bad people with weapons and drugs, you think must go free. Hope they get slapped by the hands of Zeus big time.

  • ccc (05/12/2014, 14:04) Like (15) Dislike (79) Reply
    This is an ndp political set up
    • SMH (05/12/2014, 17:51) Like (20) Dislike (5) Reply
      You sound so stupid. Don't get me wrong I love Mrs. O'Neal (not VIP) but NDP don't have control over people buying illegal guns.
  • Hmmmmm (05/12/2014, 14:13) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    well well
  • x faxtor (05/12/2014, 15:03) Like (15) Dislike (19) Reply
    I anit care what a man say i still voting for ipo
  • SICK Tola People (05/12/2014, 15:08) Like (14) Dislike (21) Reply
    Yeah NDP planted guns in her house right ?????????????
  • SAD! (05/12/2014, 15:08) Like (15) Dislike (16) Reply
    Mrs O'Neal look so stress out, look at that pic.
  • IMO (05/12/2014, 16:10) Like (12) Dislike (0) Reply
    Wha ayo hurting up ayo head for? This ain't going a place a lil fine and church out...
  • bvi (05/12/2014, 16:19) Like (16) Dislike (3) Reply
    The stress of these children causing her face to droop. Smh
  • asura (05/12/2014, 19:30) Like (19) Dislike (6) Reply
    We the people will still elect her over funny man, chinses man and i aint got a clue man
  • Who is "we" (05/12/2014, 20:35) Like (7) Dislike (7) Reply
    Speak for yourself
    • facebook (06/12/2014, 17:04) Like (5) Dislike (3) Reply
      We voting for her yes i do not care if myron launch in january he there planning to
  • bviman (05/12/2014, 21:12) Like (4) Dislike (2) Reply
    This is a no win it will end up being a waste of the court and people time
  • wize up (05/12/2014, 21:52) Like (0) Dislike (4) Reply
    gangster 4-life!!!! tug-world
  • kids (06/12/2014, 00:49) Like (5) Dislike (4) Reply
    Mrs penn i love her to pieces wish her kids could just behave and adore her nice lady voting day you get my x for sure
  • next elections (06/12/2014, 09:37) Like (7) Dislike (6) Reply
    Ndp love this you all thing now Archie Ronnie and Myron got a chance but we got news for you all
  • Mr Pickering (06/12/2014, 11:59) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    She looks like she need tools from me and all the NDP
  • cuz from de west (06/12/2014, 16:40) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    You all need to leave the d**m woman alone. In addition to this, if u live in a glass house u need to stop from throwing stones. Always remember that children don't stay small all of the time. Be careful of what u wish for other people lest it turn right back on you.
  • vi (06/12/2014, 17:07) Like (11) Dislike (8) Reply
    Vip all the way women and mothers for penn-oneal all the way
  • Rougue Angel (07/12/2014, 09:57) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    this lady so beautiful she needs to call me 954 -398- 3801
  • parent (07/12/2014, 18:57) Like (5) Dislike (4) Reply
    Kick these young, ungrateful adults out of your house. They are going to destroy you.
  • long look me come from (08/12/2014, 00:49) Like (11) Dislike (5) Reply
    Irene I know you had nothing to do with this and I truly hope that you are RELASE FROM COURT IN time for the election TO HELP RID THE BVI OF THE WICKED NDP.
  • q tips (08/12/2014, 22:56) Like (0) Dislike (2) Reply
    the thought that the NDP would use this on the campaign is unthinkable.
  • VIP/NDP/PPP (09/12/2014, 14:31) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Blame everything on the Governments just as you were doing over the last 15 - 20 years. We have parents whose children are going astray turning to drugs and guns and yet we continue to shelter them because the parents are Attorneys, Ceo of some big company, Pastors and Politician. I applaud the police for recovering these firearms and taking them off the streets. STOP HARVESTING CRIMINALS AND REWARDING BAD BEHAVIOR.
  • ed (09/12/2014, 15:15) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    look at that pretty girl Zubida, she have some sexy lips I wish I could kiss her.


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