Myetts in Cane Garden Bay presents the first annual Cruisers Party, on Jan 31, 2015 Lots of Food, Drinks & fun on the beach; the action begins from 5pm.                               Tune in for the airing of Hon. Andrew A. Fahie First District Report- on CBN Television Chan 51-Thu 10 pm, Sat 7 pm & Sun 6 pm

Crime

January 29th, 2015
UPDATE: ‘Comments were complimentary to Ms Faulkner!’ – Atty Daniels

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Attorney at Law Stephen R. Daniels has clarified his statements made in the Magistrate’s Court yesterday January 28, 2015, saying that he was only jesting with the Magistrate and had no way intended to suggest that Senior Crown Counsel Leslie Ann Faulkner was not competent.

January 29th, 2015
Jamaican accused of punching belly of mother of 6-week-old

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A Jamaican man has been accused of punching the mother of his baby in the belly, causing her to bleed from the vagina. The baby’s hand was also bitten during the ordeal, prosecutors told Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards on January 28, 2015.

January 27th, 2015
Mother & son who allegedly cursed Police Officer land in court

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A mother and son who teamed up in cursing out a female Police Officer were placed before the court and are facing six charges altogether.

January 27th, 2015
Camille King creates ruckus in court cell

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Swearing and ranting to the top of his voice yesterday January 26, 2015, Camille King of St Thomas, USVI, who is currently an inmate at Her Majesty’s Prison, Balsum Ghut, Tortola, had to be whisked away by special police as he was creating a ruckus in the Magistrate’s Court cell.

January 26th, 2015
Kenyetta Boynes pleads guilty to gun & ammo charges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - This morning January 26, 2015 when Kenyetta Boynes appeared before Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards at the Magistrate's Court at John's Hole he pleaded guilty the charges of unlawful possession of ‎16.5 grams of cannabis, an AK 47 assault rifle and possession of 17 rounds of ammunition.

January 24th, 2015
Cordell O'Neal goes to jail for guns

PROSPECT REEF, Tortola, VI – Cordell O’Neal pleaded guilty to three counts of unlawful possession of explosives/ammunition when he appeared in the Magistrate’s Court at Prospect Reef yesterday January 23, 2015.

January 23rd, 2015
Violet 'Letty' Hodge's name is cleared in drug case by main witness

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It was another long day in the defendants’ box for Mrs Violet ‘Letty’ Hodge and Mr Lucien Smith yesterday January 22, 2015 but the focus was primarily on Mrs Hodge when drug kingpin James ‘Jimmy Juice’ Springette testified in the Magistrate’s Court of the Virgin Islands (VI) via video link.

January 22nd, 2015
Was gun planted by police @ ‘Letty’ Hodge’s property?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the trial of Mrs. Violet ‘Letty’ Hodge and Mr Lucien Smith got underway in the Magistrate’s Court Mrs. Hodge’s Attorney, Mr Julian Knowles. QC, had cause to question one of the Prosecution’s witnesses as to why he did not record certain information in his handbook and why the same information was neither in the statement that is part of the trial.

January 21st, 2015
‘Our young men not ready to be hired’ – Radio Show caller

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A caller into the Speak Out BVI show last night January 20, 2015 said that while persons are willing to provide jobs to young Virgin Islanders, some males especially are not ready for the workforce because of their drug use.

January 21st, 2015
Ajelan Lewis suffered from substance induced psychosis – court hears

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When, Ajelan Lewis, the man who is charged for the serious offence in which he attacked and slashed the throat a foreigner, Ayoka Pond, appeared before Magistrate Ayana Baptiste-Dabreo yesterday January 20, 2015 the court head that he may have suffered from psychosis which was brought upon him as a result of inducing an un-named substance.

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