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Rider Injured in Reported Single Vehicle Motorcycle Crash [Updated]

Sun, 2018-03-25

Around 1:45am Sunday, March 25th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash at the junction of North Shore Road and Barkers Hill in Devonshire.

It appears that the motorcyclist involved, believed to be a 23 year old Devonshire man, was traveling in the westbound lane of North Shore Road when he struck the round-a-bout.

Reported Burglaries at Three Primary Schools

Fri, 2018-03-23

Detectives are currently conducting inquiries into reported burglaries at Victor Scott Primary School, Paget Primary School and West Pembroke Primary School.

Initial information suggests that the burglaries occurred sometime between Wednesday night (March 21st) and early Thursday morning (March 22nd).

At this time it is unclear what, if anything was taken from the three schools.

Autopsy Results: Investigation Into the Death of Mark Dombroski

Thu, 2018-03-22

Superintendent Sean Field Lament – Good Afternoon Ladies & Gentlemen,

Thank you for joining us once again for the latest investigative update on the death of 19 year old Mark Dombroski.

Before I begin, I would like to repeat our condolences to the Dombroski family and we empathise with them at this difficult time.

I can report that on Wednesday, March 21st 2018 an independent forensic pathologist Dr. Christopher Milroy of Ottawa, Canada arrived on island and conducted a formal autopsy of the deceased.

Motorcyclist Injured in Devonshire Collision Recovering in Hospital

Thu, 2018-03-22

Around 3:50pm Tuesday, March 20th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Middle Road and Brighton Hill Road in Devonshire.

It appears that a motorcycle was being ridden along Middle Road in the westbound lane and a car was being driven in the opposite direction when the collision occurred, as the car driver attempted to turn on to Brighton Hill Road.

Sudden Death of 3 Month Old Boy Roman Edwards-Easton

Wed, 2018-03-21

Chief Inspector Na’imah Astwood – Separately, the Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the sudden death of 3 month old Roman Edwards-Easton and extends sincere condolences to the Edwards and Easton families.

An investigation regarding the circumstances of the infant boy’s death continues. An overseas forensic pathologist is currently in Bermuda and will perform an autopsy.

Anyone with any information regarding the sudden death of 3 month old Roman Edwards-Easton is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Renay Rock on 717-0996.

Investigation Into the Death of 30 Year Old Mr. Dejon Simmons

Wed, 2018-03-21

Chief Inspector Na’imah Astwood – Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 30 year old Dejon Simmons and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Simmons was seriously injured in an altercation with another man on Front Street around 3:15am Sunday, March 18th.

He was rushed via ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, where he remained in critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit until his death this morning.

Investigation Continues: Double Road Fatality on Marsh Folly Road

Wed, 2018-03-21

The investigation continues regarding the fatal collision that claimed the lives of motorcyclists 29 year old Demarcvjai (Marvin) Williams and 34 year old Marco Salema.

The officer in charge of the investigation is now Constable Asaph Rawlins of the Roads Policing Unit and any witnesses or persons with knowledge of either victim’s movements two hours prior to 9:30pm Friday, March 16th are encouraged to call 247-1788.

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