CRIME AND COURTS
The Grand Court trial of a George Town man accused of raping his stepsister multiple times when she was between the ages of five and 15 began Friday with a summation of the facts by crown counsel Darlene Oko. The trial is being conducted by judge alone in the courtroom of Justice Roger Chapple.
Royal Cayman Islands Police Service detectives arrested a 32-year-old George Town Man on Wednesday, following an investigation into recovered jewellery.
Daniel Wallace Rankine, wanted in connection to burglaries in Bodden Town on 8 and 14 April, was taken into custody on Thursday, according to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
Daniel Wallace Rankine, wanted in connection to burglaries in Bodden Town, was taken into custody on Thursday, according to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
The two men accused of being engaged in smuggling after piloting a private plane carrying gold and cash to Grand Cayman were back in court on Thursday for a case management hearing.
The case of former political candidate Errington Webster, who was sentenced to six years in March 2018 for indecent assault and gross indecency, was back in court on Wednesday, as the Crown seeks costs involved in his prosecution.
Police have publicly named the man found dead from a knife wound on Sunday in the Boatswains Bay area of West Bay as Errol George Grey, 42, of Jamaica.
Police used pepper spray to subdue an intoxicated woman at a Cayman Brac bar after they responded to a report of her bag being stolen.
Grand Court jurors on the 3 April to 2 July session who had been scheduled to report for jury duty on date of Monday, 18 June, are advised to report instead on Monday, 24 June at 9:45am.
No conviction was recorded Monday in the case of a 36-year-old man who punched another man and broke his nose at a George Town bar last year.