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May 27th, 2014
Accused burglar Tyrell Samuel for October assizes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Accused burglar Tyrell Samuel is expected to have his matter heard before the High Court during the October assizes after he appeared before Justice Vicki Ann Ellis on May 22, 2014.

April 24th, 2014
Stapleton burglary trial to start in June

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Tevorn Stapleton appeared before the Magistrate’s Court again yesterday, April 23, 2014 for what was expected to be the continuation of his trial after he previously pleaded not guilty to a charge of burglary.

April 23rd, 2014
Bishop Cline’s lighting store burglarised!

FISH BAY, Tortola, VI – Bishop John I. Cline revealed to Virgin Islands News Online today, April 23, 2014 that his store, Atlantis Solar was robbed sometime overnight but has expressed confidence that the perpetrator will soon be caught after making off with $5,000 worth of specific lighting products.

February 18th, 2014
UPDATE: Eldrys Todman found guilty of burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Eldrys Todman who was before the High Court for a burglary committed in 2010, was today February 18, 2014 found guilty for the crime.

December 12th, 2013
UPDATE: Serial burglar Shakeem Smith to spend 9 years in prison

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Shakeem Smith, 20, of Fat Hogs Bay was sentenced to nine years in prison by Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards on several counts of burglary last Friday, December 6, 2013.

December 3rd, 2013
Confessed ‘would be thief’ released to get help

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – ‘Would be thief’ Leslie McKenzie, a 26 year old from Huntums Ghut, was given a chance by Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards to access help when he appeared before her on November 29, 2013.

November 29th, 2013
UPDATE: 15 months prison time for yacht burglar

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Kempest Bailey, 23, was sentenced to 15 months in prison by Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards today, November 29, 2013 for his crime of burglarizing a yacht.

November 13th, 2013
UPDATE: Guishard’s print allegedly at crime scene – Officer

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The trial of Doyle Guishard continued yesterday, November 12, 2013 with evidence being led by a police officer at the Magistrate’s Court.

October 23rd, 2013
UPDATE: Crown drops case against Vincy maid accused of burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Crown opted to offer no evidence against Vincentian Sylvina Lewis when the matter was called today, October 23, 2013 and asked that all charges be dismissed against her for want of prosecution.

October 13th, 2013
Horsepath youth accused of Jewellery Box burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Jovanie Richardson, 20, of Horsepath pleaded guilty to damaging one glass window but denied a charge of burglary when he appeared before Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards on October 11, 2013.


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