A bail application is to be made next month for the five women who have been charged in relation to the alleged beating of 17-year-old Kaylan Dowdie along Barbican Road in St Andrew earlier this month. The case against the accused women was heard in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court on Wednesday, and […]Read More
A man who the police said was wanted for multiple murders and shootings in the parishes of St Catherine and St Ann was one of two men who were fatally shot in a reported confrontation with the police on Monday night in St Catherine. The deceased men have been identified as Ashado McFarlane, otherwise called […]Read More
THE Ministry of Health and Wellness, with the support of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, is conducting expedited testing for COVID-19 at the Golden Age Home in Vineyard Town, St Andrew. This follows the discovery of a cluster of cases at the facility, which was uncovered as part of the health ministry’s […]Read More
The Jamaica Constabulary Force is asking the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Davia Humphrey of Allman Hill, Above Rocks, St. Catherine who has been missing since Mon, Sept 7. She is of brown complexion, slim build and about 4 feet 7 inches tall.Read More
Anecdotal evidence is that there is an outbreak at the Spendless go go club in Mountainside in St. Elizabeth. “The go go club owner was picked up by the Ministry of Health over the weekend. Word is that he called his friend to tell him to pick up because he was fleeing flu-ish, and the […]Read More
Jamaica now has 958 COVID-19 cases, after recording 30 new cases in the last 24 hours. Of the newly confirmed cases, 19 are females and 11 are males, with ages ranging from six to 87 years. Four are imported cases, with addresses in St James (three) and Clarendon (one). They arrived in the island in […]Read More
Reports are that, during the exercise, the military came under heavy gunfire from gunmen within the area. The Military returned the gunfire, and six gun men were found suffering from gunshot wounds after the exchange. This exchange of gunfire lasted for approximately an hour.
Three (3) high powered rifles were subsequently seized when the shooting subsided which included an AK 47 assault rifle, an M16 rifle and a shot gun along with several ammunitions.
Gunmen stole cash of approximately $3.2 million and the security guard’s firearm before escaping in a stolen taxicab, a white Toyota Fielder.Read More
A taxi operator who was on the run after mowing down a police constable on Thursday, January 24 during a police stop, has been arrested and charged. The accused has been identified as 43-year-old Edward Rochester of Jarrett Lane, Kingston. Reports are that about 7:45 am, Rochester allegedly ran a red light at the intersection […]Read More
A family outing turned into a sombre occasion when two brothers drowned in the dark, surging waters of the Rio Cobre in St. Catherine over the weekend. The boys’ mother and grandmother were inconsolable as they wailed with grief at the family’s home on Camille Way in Eltham Park, St Catherine, on Sunday afternoon. The […]Read More