Category: Court

Woman loses job, remanded for alleged over-staying

Woman loses job, remanded for alleged over-staying

A woman from the Dominican Republic was remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison when she appeared in the Magistrate’s Court yesterday for remaining in the British Virgin Islands without a valid permit. Thirty-four-year-old Fior Feliciano pleaded not guilty during her appearance […]

by / on January 18, 2017 at 8:18 AM /
Man charged for pointing plastic gun at father

Man charged for pointing plastic gun at father

A 21-year-old man was hauled before the Magistrate’s Court this morning for allegedly pointing a plastic gun at his father and his father’s girlfriend. The accused, Arian Fahie, is charged with possession of a firearm with intent to put another […]

by / on January 13, 2017 at 1:53 PM /
Fireman fined nearly $5K for marijuana, cocaine

Fireman fined nearly $5K for marijuana, cocaine

Fire Officer Gregory Alleyne, who was charged with possession of cocaine and marijuana, has been fined $4,800 in the Magistrate’s Court. He was fined this week after he pleaded guilty before Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste Dabreo. Magistrate Dabreo fined the 27-year-old […]

by / on January 13, 2017 at 8:12 AM /
Man accused of drug dealing pleads not guilty

Man accused of drug dealing pleads not guilty

Halim Scatliffe, a US Virgin Islands native who is accused of dealing in drugs, has pleaded not guilty to marijuana and cocaine-related charges in the Magistrate’s Court here in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). Local police have charged him with […]

by / on January 2, 2017 at 6:04 AM /
Accused allegedly shot Moony over brother’s death

Accused allegedly shot Moony over brother’s death

Essadro Jefferson, the resident of Long Look who is charged with attempted murder and possession of explosives, was denied bail in the Magistrate’s Court yesterday. The 22-year-old native of St Kitts and Nevis is accused of trying to gun down […]

by / on December 29, 2016 at 8:48 AM /
Brothers get bail -Squabble over chair causes shooting

Brothers get bail -Squabble over chair causes shooting

Two brothers who were charged in relation to a shooting incident in Purcell Estate back in February were each granted $70,000 bail in the Magistrate’s Court yesterday, December 28. Seantroy Hanley is accused of inciting his brother, Selroy Hanley, to […]

by / on December 29, 2016 at 7:52 AM /
Man to pay over $6K after dispute; woman wounded

Man to pay over $6K after dispute; woman wounded

Elijah Toulon, a man from the Commonwealth of Dominica, has been ordered to pay just over $6,000 in fines and compensation in the British Virgin Islands Magistrate’s Court for criminal damage and wounding. The woman wounded is also from Dominica. […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 7:35 AM /
Williams to pay $5K for breaking tailor’s arm

Williams to pay $5K for breaking tailor’s arm

Jeremy Williams, the man accused of breaking a tailor’s arm was found guilty and sentenced for the offence when he appeared in the Magistrate’s Court today. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo slapped the 38-year-old convict with a total $5,000 penalty, which […]

by / on December 20, 2016 at 12:35 PM /
Camera captures woman stealing from man’s pants

Camera captures woman stealing from man’s pants

A woman caught on camera stealing money from a businessman’s pants has been granted $30,000 bail in the Magistrate’s Court. Rebecca Fonseca pleaded guilty to theft when she appeared before Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo this month. The court heard that […]

by / on December 19, 2016 at 7:56 AM /
Man steals employer’s coins; thousands missing

Man steals employer’s coins; thousands missing

A man accused of stealing thousands of dollars from his employer pleaded guilty to theft when he appeared in the Magistrate’s Court on Friday. Robert Browne, who was employed to Alfonso Car Rental and Garage in Fish Bay, was granted […]

by / on December 19, 2016 at 7:25 AM /