Category: Court

Female driver accused of beating male driver

Female driver accused of beating male driver

Female motorist Etta Duverger has appeared before the Magistrate’s Court on allegations that she had beaten a male driver during a road rage. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-Dabreo granted Duverger $20,000 bail after the accused woman pleaded not guilty to common assault. […]

by / on May 23, 2017 at 7:14 AM /
Tearful woman recalls beating

Tearful woman recalls beating

Shawn Callwood’s ex-girlfriend broke down in tears this month as she recalled being battered in 2016, allegedly by her then lover Callwood. She told the court that, when she finally escaped in the safety of cops on patrol, she already […]

by / on May 22, 2017 at 3:36 PM /
Maduro fined for incident at Tortola Pier Park

Maduro fined for incident at Tortola Pier Park

Rudolph Maduro was fined $1,200 in the Magistrate’s Court after he assaulted a security guard, used indecent language at a police officer, and misbehaved at a bar in Road Town. Maduro, who said he does not fully remember the incident, […]

by / on May 22, 2017 at 7:37 AM /
Jack sentenced for assaulting police

Jack sentenced for assaulting police

A man who punched a police officer and sprinted out of the East End Police Station to avoid being arrested for a crime has been fined $2,800. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo on Friday fined Everett Jack who pleaded guilty to […]

by / on May 22, 2017 at 7:15 AM /
Masa found guilty of gun possession

Masa found guilty of gun possession

Social media personality Ramoamasagana ‘Masa’ Pemberton has been found guilty of keeping an unlicensed firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-DaBreo gave the verdict this afternoon (May 19) while stating that the evidence against Pemberton was overwhelming. She […]

by / on May 19, 2017 at 4:55 PM /
Sex worker gets $300, told she can sue beater

Sex worker gets $300, told she can sue beater

Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards yesterday ordered Garry Smith to pay a total $6,300 for stealing from and beating a sex worker who he claimed did not give him his money’s worth of pleasure. The senior magistrate slapped Smith with a […]

by / on May 19, 2017 at 9:31 AM /
Malone fined $500 – Compared to Donald Trump

Malone fined $500 – Compared to Donald Trump

After she fined Darier Malone $500 for calling a police officer a “punk mothers ***t”, Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards said in apparent jest that the offender is “more mature” than the US President Donald Trump. That is because the 23-year-offender […]

by / on May 19, 2017 at 8:37 AM /
Man sentenced for handling stolen goods

Man sentenced for handling stolen goods

Nickail Chambers has been fined $2,000 in the Magistrate’s Court for handling a stolen goods. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-DaBreo gave the Sugar Mill Road resident until November 11 to pay the fine or he will serve six months at Her Majesty’s […]

by / on May 18, 2017 at 7:40 AM /
Sonnel freed! Still no mental health report

Sonnel freed! Still no mental health report

While noting that the State has a responsibility to create a facility for persons with circumstances similar to Sonnel Hanley’s, Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-DaBreo today dismissed the case of assault that was brought against Hanley. Hanley, who the court heard is […]

by / on May 17, 2017 at 3:55 PM /
Walters finally admits to supplying marijuana

Walters finally admits to supplying marijuana

Deron Walters has admitted to the Magistrate’s Court that he intended to supply the 706 grams of marijuana that police found inside his motor scooter nearly two years ago. He made the admission by way of a guilty plea yesterday, […]

by / on May 17, 2017 at 9:30 AM /