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Illegal Guns Seized In Spanish Town

A heavily armed contingent of police carried out an operation in the McCooks Pen area of St Catherine in search of wanted men and illegal guns. The operations led them to the Big Lane area where a section of a farm area was searched and three M 16 Rifles and …

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Four Men arrested for removing fibre optic cables

Detectives attached to the Spanish Town police arrested four men for breaches of the Larceny Act on Green Acres main road in Spanish Town, St Catherine, on Sunday. Reports are that about 4:30 a.m., while the lawmen were on an operation, checks were made at a telecommunications company’s site on …

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Food for the Poor Jamaica installs 100 kilowatt solar system

Charitable organisation Food for the Poor recently installed a 100 kilowatt solar system at its Ellerslie Pen, Spanish Town headquarters in St Catherine. The move was hailed by State Minister in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Julian Robinson, who was present at the commissioning of the system …

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Cross-dresser robs, shoots taxi operator in St Cathrine

A group of robbers, one of whom is a cross-dresser, are wreaking havoc in the St Catherine North Police Division and leaving several persons suffering. According to The Star, within a five-day period, about five robberies, one accompanied by the shooting of a taxi driver, have occurred. Reports are that …

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39-year-old man shot dead in Spanish Town

A 39-year-old man was shot dead in Spanish Town, St Catherine on Wednesday. Dead is Exroy Thompson, otherwise called ‘Pops’, of Salt Pond Road in the parish. Reports are that about 8:30 pm, residents heard explosions along the Spanish Town bypass and summoned the police. On their arrival, Thompson was …

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Escaped prisoner beheaded in Dela Vega City

According to police reports the head of a 26-year-old escapee, Duran Colman of Cockpit district, Clarendon was found in Dela Vega City, Spanish Town, St Catherine on Saturday, December 26. Reports from the Spanish Town Police are that about 6:45 am, residents saw the head on the train line in …

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Police appeal to prisoners still on the run to turn themselves in

The Police High Command is commending the family members and the wider community for their assistance in the recapturing of one of the prisoners who escaped custody from the Spanish Town lock-up on Saturday. He is 18-year-old Akeem Hall of Beverly Flats, Newlands, Portmore in St. Catherine who is charged …

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Six teens charged for rape gets bail for $200,000 each

Six teens who allegedly took turns raping a teenage girl were granted bail in the sum of $200,000 each, when they appeared in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate’s Court yesterday. When the case came up for mentioned before Resident Magistrate Tara Reid-Carr, attorney-at-law Earl Hamilton made a successful bail application …

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Cops arrest ‘Lucifer’ and other Clansman, One Order gangsters

Police from the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch (C-TOC) in collaboration with Detectives from the St Catherine North Division have arrested and charged a major player in the notorious Clansman Gang. He is Edward Dunn, otherwise called ‘Fabulous’ and ‘Lucifer’. He was taken into custody on Tuesday, and charged …

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