January 31, 2012
Star News


Ele on rape charge
“Dancehall deejay Elephant Man, whose real name is Oniel Bryan, has been charged with grevious sexual assault and rape. The entertainer was taken into police custody yesterday for allegations that he raped a 31-year-old female.... read more
Inmate covered in filth stops court

An unbearable stench polluted the air in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday after an inmate defecated on himself forcing the court to adjourn for a few minutes. Court proceedings were suspended briefly...

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No attorney pushes back court date

The man who has been charged for the murder of University Of Technology (UTech) student, Alex Brown, was yesterday remanded until February 3 when he appeared in The Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court....

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Man allegedly chops father to death

A man is now in custody for allegedly chopping his father to death during a dispute in Comfort Castle, Portland, yesterday....

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Security guard on murder rap remanded

The security guard who has been charged with the murder of a student of the Penwood High School in Kingston was again remanded in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday until February 8.

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New court date for indian national

The trial of the Indian national who allegedly brought persons into the country to work in his stores without pay was delayed in the Home Circuit Court yesterday.

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Couple sentenced to 30 months

The couple who had pleaded guilty to defrauding the National Commercial Bank(NCB) of $15 million was sentenced to 30 months' imprisonment in The Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday.

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No bail for bus operator

A bus operator who allegedly videotaped himself having sex with a 15-year-old girl recently was refused bail in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday.

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Police on patrol fired at

Up to press time last night, the Kingston Eastern police were maintaining a strong presence in the Mountain View area after they were fired on while patrolling that part of the division.

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Police seek public's help in locating witness

The Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a woman who is a witness in a case that is now before the Half-Way Tree Resident...

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Fire destroys house in manchester

Fire of unknown origin destroyed a six-apartment dwelling in Blenheim Town, Manchester, yesterday morning.

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Teen reported missing

Seventeen-year-old Olivia Sutherland of Glen Drive, Constant Spring, St Andrew, has been reported missing since Thursday, December 1, 2011.

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30-y-o sentenced for gyrating on child

A 30-year-old man who was convicted of gyrating on an eight-year-old boy, was sentenced to serve three years at hard labour.

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