Investigation Continues: Spirit of Bermuda & Resolute Collision

Mon, 2017-09-11

It now appears that two persons, believed to be an 18 year old Pembroke woman and a 25 year old Pembroke man, sustained non-life threatening injuries when the sailing vessel ‘Spirit of Bermuda’ and the Government ferry ‘Resolute’ collided in waters near Dockyard Friday night.

In addition to both vessels being damaged, apparently three motorcycles on the ferry at the time were also damaged.

Marine police continue their investigation into this incident, in conjunction with the Department of Marine & Ports Services.

Man Arrested in Connection With Recent Burglaries

A 50 year old man has been arrested in connection with a spate of burglaries that have taken place around the island recently.

An investigation into these matters is ongoing and a court appearance is anticipated in due course.

Arrest Made After Visitors Report Attempted Handbag Snatch

A 50 year old man has also been arrested in connection with a reported attempted handbag snatch Saturday afternoon (September 9th).

It appears that two visitors were riding a rental cycle along South Road in Southampton near the junction with Middle Road when the unsuccessful attempt was made to remove their knapsack, which was secured in the rear basket.

Similarly, a court appearance regarding this matter is anticipated in due course.