January 7, 2013
Star News


Man robs little brother of $200 - Child's pants torn to get the money
“WESTERN BUREAU: A St James man who robbed his stepbrother of $200, tearing the child's pants in the process, was remanded by the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court. Nicola Facey, 21, from Lima.... read more
Cops searching for grocery shop robbers

Police in St Catherine are searching for two men who robbed a grocery shop and bar in Lluidasvale of more than $16,000 last Thursday night....

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Two killed, four injured in vehicular crashes

Two people were killed and four others injured in separate motor-vehicle crashes in western Jamaica on the weekend....

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Accused charged with wounding with intent

A jealous man accused of stabbing his estranged wife's current partner, appeared before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on Friday. ...

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Man pleads not guilty to larceny

A man who was before the court two months ago, was back in the same position for a similar charge on Friday in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court....

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Siblings held in police raid

An early morning raid by the Spanish Town police have led to the arrest of two brothers after parts from a stolen motor car were allegedly found in their possession....

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Portland cops recover stolen items

Norwich, Portland: The Portland police on Saturday seized electrical appliances, clothing, cellular phones and other items from a house in Norwich district. This, during a raid in which one man was detained for questioning....

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Suspects link to businessman's murder detained

Police say they have detained two suspects and are searching for several others in connection with Saturday's gruesome killing of a businessman in downtown Kingston....

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Accused man remanded for attempted burglary

A man who has denied that he was spotted making an attempt to break into another man's home was remanded in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on Thursday....

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Barbadian on drug charges

A Barbadian caught exporting ganja from Jamaica was hauled before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on Friday....

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New parking system for MoBay taxi operators

WESTERN BUREAU: Taxi operators playing routes in sections of Montego Bay will breathe a sigh of relief today when the St. James Parish Council implements a parking system along North Street, St. James Street and Williams Street. ...

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Farmer on ganja rap gets bail

A farmer charged in connection with a package containing more than two pounds of ganja, was granted $150,000 bail in the Corporate Area Resident's Court last Thursday...

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British man attempts suicide at police station

A 40-year-old British man, who damaged a window at a police station in Kingston, attempted suicide, after he was charged with possession of 52 pounds of ganja, returns to the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court on January 1...

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Spanish Town man missing

Thirty-one-year-old Odain Creary of Content Drive, Spanish Town in St. Catherine has been missing since Friday, December 28, 2012...

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Beware of private employment agencies

Minister of Labour and Social Security Derrick Kellier is advising Jamaicans seeking jobs overseas through private employment agencies to first contact the Ministry to verify their legitimacy....

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