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Auxiliary Cycle Crash on South Road in Devonshire

Sun, 2017-02-19

Around 3:45am on Sunday, February 19th police and first responders attended a reported single vehicle auxiliary cycle crash on South Road in Devonshire, near the junction with Brighton Hill Road.

It appears that the rider, a 32 year old Devonshire woman, struck a wall and sustained facial injuries which were not serious. She was subsequently arrested on suspicion of impaired driving.

Truck Crashes Over Embankment in Hamilton Parish [Updated]

Fri, 2017-02-17

Around 2:30pm on Friday, February 17th police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded to a reported collision in Hamilton parish involving a truck.

Details are limited at this time. However, initial information suggests that the truck went over an embankment in the Cottage Hill Road, Abbot’s Crescent area.

Sudden Death of Stephen Wilson

Thu, 2017-02-16

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 57 year old Stephen Wilson and extends condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Wilson’s lifeless body was discovered inside a Tommy Fox Road, St. George’s residence around 8:15pm Monday, February 13th.

He was then pronounced dead at the scene by an on call doctor at 10:18pm that day.

Appeal for Information Regarding Anonymous Message Circulating

Thu, 2017-02-16

The Bermuda Police Service is aware of an anonymous message apparently being circulated via social media and mobile phone chat groups ‎suggesting that a man driving a black taxi or minibus allegedly attempted to lure a boy with candy in the Sound View, Sandys parish area on an unspecified date.

Currently no reports have been received to substantiate this scenario.

Clarification Regarding Recent School Burglaries

Tue, 2017-02-14

The investigation continues regarding the 11 reported school burglaries in the last month‎ (from January 16th to February 13th), which took place at the following eight school premises.

CedarBridge Academy

Clearwater Middle School

Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy

Investigation Regarding Recent School Burglaries

Mon, 2017-02-13

The Bermuda Police Service is currently investigating 11 reported school burglaries in the last month, specifically from January 16th to date (February 13th).

The affected schools are:

CedarBridge Academy
Clearwater Middle School
Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy

Reported Robbery at Sandys Laundromat

Mon, 2017-02-13

Around 1:45pm on Saturday, February 11th police officers responded to a reported robbery at Sandys Laundromat on Somerset Road in Sandys parish.

It appears that an unknown male culprit entered the business brandishing a bladed article.

Apparently the suspect then escaped with cash and jewellery taken from the 84 year old male proprietor and a 27 year old male customer that were on the premises at the time.

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