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Breaking & Entering

Wed, 2005-05-18

Around 12:15pm on Wednesday, Police attended a reported breaking and entering at a Garthowen Road, Devonshire residence. On arrival officers spoke with the complainant who stated that sometime between 8:30am and 12 noon, someone gained entry into his home, stealing several items of jewelry and approximately U.S. $500 in cash.

Assault/Attempted Robbery

Tue, 2005-05-17

At 10:30pm on Tuesday, Police attended a reported assault/attempted robbery on Pitt’s Bay Road in Pembroke. The victim, a 26 year old Pembroke man, stated he was walking west along Pitt’s Bay Road in the area of Smatt’s Cycle Livery when he was assaulted from behind by two men. The victim was struck in the back of the head, causing him to fall to the ground.

Breaking & Entering

Mon, 2005-05-16

Around 12:25 this morning, Police attended a reported breaking and entering at a Rose Hill Drive, Sandy’s parish residence. On arrival officers spoke with the complainant who stated that around midnight she heard a noise in the living room. When she went to investigate she found an unknown man in her house and confronted him.

Fatal RTC

Sun, 2005-05-15

Around 7:35 this morning, Police attended a reported fatal road traffic collision on Zuill’s Park Road in Smith’s parish. Details about the incident are unclear; however it appears that a motorcycle collided with a truck. The deceased (who was riding the motorcycle) is a 26 year old man. No further details will be released until the next of kin are notified.

Fatal RTC

Sun, 2005-05-15

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 27 year old Ronald Christopher of Warwick. Mr. Christopher (motorcyclist) sustained serious head injuries in a three vehicle road traffic collision involving two motorcycles and a truck at the junction of South Road and Zuill’s Park Road in Smith’s parish.

Medical Emergency

Sat, 2005-05-14

At 10 this morning, Police attended a reported medical emergency at the Bermuda International Airport. It appears that a male passenger on board American Airlines flight #1019 from Boston, Massachusetts (USA) to San Juan, Puerto Rico experienced heart problems while en route. The plane was subsequently diverted to Bermuda.


Thu, 2005-05-12

At 6:10pm on Thursday, Police attended a reported theft from the St. George’s Club, on Rose Hill in St. George’s. On arrival officers spoke to the complainants who are American visitors to the island. They stated that while playing a round of golf on the St. George’s Golf Course they left a bag in their golf cart.

Injury RTC

Wed, 2005-05-11

Around 10:50pm on Wednesday, Police attended a reported single vehicle road traffic collision resulting in injury on Trimingham Hill in Paget. It appears that a motorcycle was traveling south on Trimingham Hill when the rider, a 50 year old Southampton man, lost control and collided with a telephone pole. As a result, the motorcycle sustained front end damage.

Death of Edward Smith

Wed, 2005-05-11

As a result of a post mortem that was carried out today by a pathologist, the Bermuda Police Service has ruled out foul play in the death of 53 year old Edward Smith of Parsons Road in Pembroke. However, a cause of death is still undetermined pending a toxicology report.

Sudden Death

Tue, 2005-05-10

Around 12:50 this morning, Police received a report of a body floating in the canal behind the Salvation Army Emergency Housing Complex on Marsh Lane in Pembroke. The body was found by two residents of the complex. A doctor attended and pronounced death at 1:30am.



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