Author Archive: Donique Weston

Six people murdered in 24 hours; child shot and wounded
At least six people were reportedly shot and killed across the island between mid-day on Wednesday and early Thursday, with a child
Policeman shot by soldier released from hospital
The policeman who was shot and wounded by a soldier in St. Catherine last night has been treated and released from hospital.   The
Classes disrupted at Gregory Park Primary after parent threatens teacher  
Classes are expected to resume tomorrow (February 21) at the Gregory Park Primary school, in St. Catherine, following a sit-in staged
Opposition calls on gov’t to help drought-affected communities
Opposition Spokesperson for Water, Environment and Climate Change, Dr. Fenton Ferguson is calling on the Prime Minister to release
Twenty-five businesses convicted for breaches of the plastic ban
Since January 2020, some 25 businesses and individuals have been convicted for breaches of the plastic ban.   The 25 convicted are
Five persons detained in connection with gun seizure
Five persons were detained in connection with the seizure of a .38 revolver and several rounds of ammunition in Mountain View yesterday
Two men killed and a third wounded in alleged confrontation with police
The St. James police are reporting that two men were reportedly shot and killed, and a third wounded, in a confrontation with security
Alleged serial rapist held in Manchester
The Manchester police today arrested and charged a man for several counts of rape, robbery and unlawful wounding.   Charged is