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Sudden Death of American Visitor

Wed, 2018-02-21

At approximately 3:30pm today (Wednesday) a medical emergency was reported. The incident occurred outside the Unfinished Church in St. George's.

It appears that a 50 year old male tourist from New York was sightseeing when he suddenly collapsed. He was attended to by members of the public and his family until first responders arrived.

Inquiries Regarding Two Reported Incidents of Indecent Exposure

Mon, 2018-02-19

Inquiries are underway regarding two reported incidents of indecent exposure encountered by two different women – each apparently walking alone – that occurred in two different locations over the weekend.

The first was reported to have occurred around 9:30am Saturday, February 17th under a bridge along the Railway Trail in the Grape Bay Drive, Paget area.

That suspect was described as a black male wearing a white T-shirt and brown pants.

Man Arrested in Connection With Robbery in St. George's

Sun, 2018-02-18

At 5:10pm on Friday February 16th police responded to a report of a robbery that took place on Kent Street in St. George's.

The complainant reported that he was walking along the said street in the vicinity of the Unfinished Church, when he was approached by a lone rider on a dark coloured cycle who made demands of money.

As a result, the victim gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect then made good his escape.

Vehicle Disposal Notice

Fri, 2018-02-16

The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the public that the following vehicle disposal list will be published in the Royal Gazette on February 23rd 2018 and March 9th 2018.

Any vehicle not claimed within twenty-one (21) days of the final notice, will be disposed of in accordance with the Police Property Act, 1921.

Collision on Middle Road in Southampton

Thu, 2018-02-15

Police responded to a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Wednesday February 14th at 8:09am on Middle Road in Southampton in the area of Five Star Island. It appears that a car was travelling in an easterly direction along Middle Road near Five Star Island and a van was traveling in the opposite direction and one of the vehicles crossed the yellow line resulting in a collision.

Both drivers of the vehicles were taken to the hospital with injuries, one with arm and upper body injuries and the other driver received arm and head injuries.

Clarification: Sudden Death of 81 Year Old Virginia Deborah Kay Smith

Mon, 2018-02-12

The Bermuda Police Service would like to clarify that Ms. Virginia Deborah Kay Smith – who was found in an unresponsive state inside the Cedar Avenue, Pembroke residence where she lived around 7am Saturday (February 10th) and later pronounced dead at the scene by an attending doctor – is better known as Kay by her family and friends.

In addition, Ms. Smith’s next of kin later confirmed her age to be 81 years old, not 88 as originally stated in a police media release Sunday (February 11th).

Sudden Death of 54 Year Old Tyrone Edwards

Mon, 2018-02-12

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 54 year old Tyrone Edwards and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel as well as ambulance personnel responded to a medical emergency in Dockyard involving Mr. Edwards Saturday morning (February 10th).

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