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Witness Appeal: Murder of Jahcari Francis

Mon, 2017-07-24

Detective Sergeant Jason Smith – Approximately 10:42 p.m. on Wednesday the 19th day of July 2017, police received several 911 calls of gun shots being heard in the area of Upland Street, Devonshire.

Armed police officers responded to the area and identified the scene of this shooting where they were directed by occupants of a residence to a room, where the lifeless body of Jahcari Antoni Francis was found lying on the floor.

Two Motorcyclists Injured in Warwick Collision Saturday Night

Sun, 2017-07-23

Around 9:20pm Saturday, July 22nd police and first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick near the junction with Longford Road.

It appears that two motorcyclists traveling in opposite directions collided.

The two riders involved, believed to be a 52 year old Warwick man and a 29 year old Southampton man, were injured and taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment.

Murder of Jahcari Francis

Thu, 2017-07-20

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 20 year old Jahcari Francis and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Francis was fatally shot at an Upland Street, Devonshire residence around 10:45pm Wednesday, July 19th and later pronounced dead at the scene by an on call doctor.

A Family Liaison Officer has been assigned to support the deceased’s family at this difficult time.

Eighth Road Fatality for 2017: Sophie Fraser-Smith

Wed, 2017-07-19

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 21 year old Sophie Fraser-Smith and extends sincere condolences to her family and friends.

Ms. Fraser-Smith was seriously injured around 3:10pm Tuesday, July 18th when a truck collided with the motorcycle she was riding along Middle Road in Southampton, near the junction with Scenic Heights Pass.

She was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance but later succumbed to her injuries.

Car Driver Injured July 7th Now Recovering on a General Ward

Wed, 2017-07-19

At last check this morning (July 19th) the 36 year old female car driver injured in a Harrington Sound Road, Hamilton parish car crash around 5:45pm Friday, July 7th had been transferred from the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit to a general ward in stable condition.

Inquiries continue and any witnesses that have not already come forward are encouraged to contact the main police telephone number 295-0011.

Man Arrested in Connection With Reported Wilful Damage

Tue, 2017-07-18

The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that one man has been arrested in connection with the reported wilful damage of Dunkley’s Dairy premises and vehicles earlier this evening (July 18th).

Initial information suggests that this is the act of a lone individual and the suspect remains in police custody.

Eighth Road Fatality for 2017 [Updated]

Tue, 2017-07-18

Around 3:10pm Tuesday, July 18th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision involving a truck and a motorcycle on Middle Road in Southampton near Heron Bay Primary School.

The motorcyclist, believed to be a 21 year old Southampton woman, was seriously injured and rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance.

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