Category: Court

Man allegedly kicks cop in the face

Man allegedly kicks cop in the face

A man accused of kicking a police officer in the face after daring the cop to taser him pleaded guilty to four of five charges today when he appeared before the Magistrate’s Court. Jeremy Nibbs pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, […]

by / on December 16, 2016 at 2:06 PM /
Shortage of ‘drugs’ delays farmer’s trial

Shortage of ‘drugs’ delays farmer’s trial

Award-winning farmer Renardis Donovan, who is charged with cultivation of 226 marijuana plants, was this week turned away from the Magistrate’s Court pending a report to verify if the plants are in fact marijuana. The trial was scheduled to start […]

by / on December 16, 2016 at 10:21 AM /
Drug accused refused to name supplier, court hears

Drug accused refused to name supplier, court hears

A police officer has testified in the Magistrate’s Court that Deron Walters – who was reportedly found with more than 680 grams of marijuana and a wad of cash – has refused to give up his alleged supplier to cops. […]

by / on December 16, 2016 at 7:29 AM /
Man pleads guilty after cocaine find

Man pleads guilty after cocaine find

A man who was hauled before the Magistrate’s Court this week for possession of cocaine has pleaded guilty to the offence. While granting the offender Sherman Sebastian $30,000 bail, Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo ordered him to get drug treatment and […]

by / on December 15, 2016 at 7:33 AM /
One story, multiple versions in assault case

One story, multiple versions in assault case

Jeremy Williams, who is on trial for assault occasioning actual bodily harm, this week accused the prosecution of confusing him. He did so after giving multiple versions to his account of how one of Oswald Bynoe’s arms was broken on […]

by / on December 15, 2016 at 5:36 AM /
Man tries to withdraw guilty plea after being fined

Man tries to withdraw guilty plea after being fined

More than a year after pleading guilty  to damaging a resident’s cellular phone, Gostain ‘Splurt’ Holder yesterday tried to retract his plea. “I ain’t pleading guilty no more,” he said after Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo ordered him to pay a […]

by / on December 14, 2016 at 7:07 AM /
MASA TRIAL: mysterious ‘bystander’ helped find gun

MASA TRIAL: mysterious ‘bystander’ helped find gun

A police officer testified in the Magistrate’s Court today that an unnamed ‘bystander’ assisted with the discovery of a firearm that eventually led to the arrest of well-known online media personality Ramoamasagana ‘Masa’ Pemberton. Pemberton is on trial for gun […]

by / on December 13, 2016 at 6:46 PM /
Man threatens to kill ex-lover; enters her home

Man threatens to kill ex-lover; enters her home

Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo yesterday revoked Mariano Farrington’s bail after he was arrested this month for reportedly threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend and breaking into her apartment. The Belle Vue resident was on bail in relation to another case when […]

by / on December 13, 2016 at 7:46 AM /
Man allegedly bites spouse for rejecting sex

Man allegedly bites spouse for rejecting sex

A man who is accused of biting his spouse because she denied him sex has been called before the Magistrate’s Court for the offence. Trevor Frett is charged with common assault. Allegations are that, on April 24 this year, Frett […]

by / on December 12, 2016 at 7:32 AM /
Pope pleads not guilty

Pope pleads not guilty

Simeon Pope, a native of St Vincent and the Grenadines who is accused of threatening a member of Royal Virgin Islands Police Force, was made to answer to the charge in the Magistrate’s Court on Friday, December 9. He pleaded […]

by / on December 12, 2016 at 7:23 AM /