ST JAMES, Jamaica -- Detectives in Montego Bay, St James have been kept busy investigating two double murders which have rocked two inner-city communities in the parish over the past 12 hours.
One of the incidents took place in the Gulf area of Norwood where two people, including a female hotel worker, were shot and kil ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica - A 21-year-old meat packer was on Tuesday freed of robbery and assault charges in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court.
Nadra Francis was acquitted based on conflicting evidence given by the complainant, who is a bus conductor, and the driver with whom he worked.
The complainant testified that in January, Francis, who was a passenger on his bus, called for a stop in Red Ground Square in St Andrew.
He testified that when Francis got off the bus, men held onto him, allowing Francis to rob him.
The driver of the bus got into the fray and the men ran.
But in his evidence, the bus driver said that Francis was not involved in the robbery.
Francis was represented by Carolyn Chuck.
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