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Theft

Mon, 2005-05-30

Around 10:40pm on Monday, Police attended a reported theft from a Hamilton parish guest property. On arrival officers spoke with the complainant, who is a visitor to the island. She stated that sometime between 10:30am and 8:30pm that day, U.S. $120 in cash was removed from her room. Inquiries into this incident are underway.

Suspicious Circumstances

Sun, 2005-05-29

Around 1:50am on Sunday, Police attended the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI) on Crow Lane in Pembroke after receiving a report of pepper spray being used. On arrival officers spoke with the victim, an 18 year old Sandy’s parish man, who stated that around 1:30am three men sprayed a substance believed to be pepper spray in his face.

Advisory

Sun, 2005-05-29

The Bermuda Police Service has noticed an increase in the reported use of pepper spray on the island. The public are advised that pepper spray is a prohibited weapon under the Firearms Act 1973. The Act states:

Prohibited weapons and ammunition

2 (1) Subject to this Act, it is an offence for any person to—

Disturbance

Sat, 2005-05-28

Around 9:20pm on Saturday, the Police Support Unit (PSU) and other Police units attended a reported disturbance at White Hill Field in Sandy’s parish. On arrival officers patrolled the Railway Trail in search of the suspects, after receiving reports of a male stabbing victim; however, neither the suspects nor the victim were located.

Breaking & Entering

Thu, 2005-05-26

At 9:30am on Thursday, Police attended a reported breaking and entering at a Paget guest property. On arrival officers spoke with the complainant who is a visitor to the island. He stated that sometime between 11pm on Wednesday and 7am on Thursday, an unknown culprit gained entry into his room. The culprit stole $150 in cash. Inquiries into this incident are underway.

Arrest

Thu, 2005-05-26

Around 12:25 this morning, Police arrested a 33 year old St. George’s man at the Bermuda International Airport for suspicion of importing a controlled drug. Investigations are ongoing.

Breaking & Entering

Wed, 2005-05-25

At 4:15pm on Wednesday, Police attended a reported breaking and entering at a Knapton Estates Road, Smith’s parish residence. On arrival officers spoke with the complainant who stated that sometime between 12:40pm and 3:30pm that day, an unknown culprit gained entry into her home. The culprit stole several items of jewelry and a bottle of alcohol. Inquiries into this incident are underway.

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