Category: Court

Woman admits to biting lover’s nose sent for counseling

Woman admits to biting lover’s nose sent for counseling

Latisha Sebastian, who has admitted to biting her spouse on the nose, has pleaded guilty to common assault. Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste-DaBreo today offered the accused $20,000 bail and referred her to the Family Support Network for counselling. The prosecution reported […]

by / on December 9, 2016 at 7:56 AM /
Son to make major decision in ‘bullet’ case

Son to make major decision in ‘bullet’ case

Father and son Andre and Tafari Frett, as well as Wendy Glasco, have pleaded not guilty to unlawful possession of explosives. The trio answered to the charge in the Magistrate’s Court today following a police operation that allegedly resulted in […]

by / on December 8, 2016 at 12:56 PM /
MAGISTRATE: your boat; your alleged drug money

MAGISTRATE: your boat; your alleged drug money

Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards has rejected arguments that there is no proof a relatively large sum of cash found on a boat last year actually belonged to the boater – Felix Melendez-Colon. Defence attorney Andrew Morrison had made the argument […]

by / on December 8, 2016 at 7:29 AM /
Callwood sent to prison for over 2 years

Callwood sent to prison for over 2 years

Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards has sent Glenville Callwood to prison for two years and four months despite claims that the youngster has changed since he committed an offence in 2014. He was sentenced for wielding a knife at an off-duty […]

by / on December 7, 2016 at 9:52 AM /
Magistrate says Maduro lucky to be paying $9K

Magistrate says Maduro lucky to be paying $9K

Kilmo Maduro has been ordered to pay $9,000 in fines and compensation for assaulting a homeowner with a wooden bat more than five years ago. He was sentenced to pay a fine of $5,000 or spend six months imprisonment for […]

by / on December 7, 2016 at 8:12 AM /
Man to pay $120 -Highest fine for cruelty to goats

Man to pay $120 -Highest fine for cruelty to goats

Oliver Chinnery – the man who said he slaughtered five goats as revenge for a dog that he mistakenly thought was killed – today received the maximum penalty for the offense of cruelty to animal. That penalty is a $120 […]

by / on December 6, 2016 at 2:33 PM /
Woman fined -Lawyer against recorded conviction

Woman fined -Lawyer against recorded conviction

The lawyer representing a woman who has been sentenced for punching another female in the face two years ago has asked the court not to record the conviction, adding that his client is an upstanding member of the community. The […]

by / on December 6, 2016 at 7:50 AM /
Disqualified driver fined -Supa Cop caught him driving

Disqualified driver fined -Supa Cop caught him driving

Jumar Guarino, the Filipino national who the court stripped of his drivers licence less than two months ago, was hauled back to the Magistrate’s Court on Friday for continuing to operate his motor vehicle. Guarino pleaded guilty to driving when […]

by / on December 5, 2016 at 7:18 AM /
$50K bail for man on drug charges

$50K bail for man on drug charges

A man who police allegedly found with a quantity of marijuana and cocaine is now on a $50,000 bail bond. Kerrison Smith was granted bail by Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo, and was ordered to report to the West End Police […]

by / on December 5, 2016 at 7:02 AM /
Phillip to spend Christmas in jail -Bail revoked

Phillip to spend Christmas in jail -Bail revoked

Magistrate Ayanna Baptiste DaBreo has revoked the bail granted less than two months ago to Nikhoy Phillip. Phillip allegedly committed a drug offence while on bail in another case in which he is charged with possession of marijuana. He was […]

by / on December 3, 2016 at 5:32 AM /