Two Bermudian Men Arrested in UK on Terrorism Related Charges

Tue, 2018-06-19

The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that two Bermudian males that have been living in the UK for a significant period of time were arrested on terrorism related charges after UK authorities were alerted to a Bury, Greater Manchester residence.

The two men, said to be 24 years old and 23 years old by UK media, were remanded into custody and are scheduled to appear in a UK court for a preliminary hearing on June 29th.

The Bermuda Police Service is liaising with UK authorities regarding this matter and conducting local inquiries. However, to date no information has come to light that raises similar concerns locally.

No Major Incidents Reported Over National Heroes Day Holiday Weekend

The Bermuda Police Service is reporting no major incidents over the four day period from Friday, June 15th through Monday, June 18th.

We would like to thank members of the public for acting responsibly and making smart choices.

In addition, we would like to make mention of event organisers who had the requisite number of security personnel at all major events and also acknowledge the support of all the community organisations and partners who did their part in ensuring a safe holiday weekend.

Female Driver Treated & Discharged After Car Overturns in Pembroke

Around 12:15am today (June 19th) police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel attended a reported single vehicle car crash on St. John’s Road in Pembroke.

It appears that a 33 year old Pembroke woman was driving a car along St. John’s Road near Travellers Lane when it overturned after striking the kerb and a low wall.

The driver was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment of relatively minor injuries and later discharged.

However the vehicle and wall involved were damaged. Any witnesses are asked to call the main police telephone number 295-0011.