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Pedestrian injured in hit and run

A woman using a pedestrian crossing on West Bay Road was injured Wednesday night after being struck by a car which then left the scene.

Grand Court dates set; charges include firearms, burglary, wounding

Justice Roger Chapple presided in Grand Court on Friday when various trial dates were set, along with mentions for the sentencing of several defendants who pleaded guilty to charges against them.

NEW: Hit-and-run victim identified, GoFundMe page started

The cyclist who was killed in a hit-and-run incident in the early hours of Monday has been identified as Ignacio 'Nacho' Kirzner, a 21-year-old Argentinian national who lived in Cayman.

Police identify man killed in Brac hit-and-run

Police have confirmed the identity of the deceased in a suspected hit-and-run incident on Cayman Brac as 55-year-old Mitchell Marvin Ryan.

Police car damaged, officer injured in hit and run

A police officer suffered minor injuries when a vehicle traveling at high speed collided with the police car in which he was traveling Saturday morning.

Police renew appeal for witnesses in hit and run

Police are renewing an appeal for witnesses to an incident in which a driver struck a police officer with his car during a traffic stop last month.

Police inspector charged in hit-and-run

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Inspector who formerly ran the Traffic Management Unit has been charged with a number of offenses in relation to a June 10 hit-and-run crash that occurred near Hurley’s Supermarket.

Elderly cyclist struck in hit-and-run

A 69-year-old cyclist was injured in a hit-and-run collision early Saturday morning in George Town.

NEW: Cyclist injured in hit and run

A 69-year-old cyclist was injured in a hit-and-run collision early Saturday morning in George Town.

Hit and run case: Lack of evidence cited in senior fire officer’s acquittal

Former Acting Fire Chief John Sidney Bodden was acquitted in January after trial on charges of careless driving and leaving the scene of the accident. Magistrate Philippa McFarlane later released her reasons for the decision, a copy of which the Cayman Compass has received.

Hit-and-run victim’s family offers forgiveness

The family of hit-and-run victim Donnie Ray Connor say they did not want to see the man responsible for his death go to jail.

Hit-and-run driver jailed

An immigration officer was sentenced to three-and-a-half months in prison Friday for a hit-and-run incident which caused the death of a 59-year-old cyclist.

Immigration officer jailed 3.5 months for hit-and-run killing

An immigration officer has been jailed for three-and-a-half months for a hit-and-run incident which caused the death of a 59-year-old cyclist.

Man arrested in connection with hit-and-run

A 26-year-old George Town man is out on bail after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident, in connection with a hit-and-run incident in which a cyclist was seriously injured.

Paid leave continues for convicted immigration officer

A Cayman Islands immigration officer who pleaded guilty last week to causing death by careless driving will remain on paid leave with the department at least until his sentencing date.

Immigration officer pleads guilty in deadly hit-and-run case

Nicholas Patrick Tibbetts pleaded guilty Friday to one criminal charge against him that resulted from a deadly April 2015 hit-and-run car accident.

Family plea to hit-and-run driver: ‘Give yourself up’

The family of a 34-year-old man killed in a hit-and run incident at the weekend have appealed to the driver responsible to “do the right thing” and “give yourself up.”

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