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Tropical Depression Kirk tracks westward but its future is uncertain

Published 24 September 2018

Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source

Tropical Depression Kirk continued on a fast track toward the Caribbean — but there’s a chance it may not make it there, according to forecasters.

The National Hurricane Center on Monday is also tracking Subtropical Storm Leslie and two other areas in the Atlantic.

Kirk is the only storm that could affect land, and if it did it wouldn’t be until later this week.

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One person shot and injured in New Road Sunday afternoon

Published 23 September 2018

Buckoe Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source

One person shot and injured in New Road Sunday afternoon

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 23, 2018 – The quietness of the Sunday afternoon has been punctured by reports of shots being fired in the New Road area.

Residents say one person has been shot and injured and rushed to the J. N. France General Hospital.

More to follow on this developing story

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POST-MORTEM PERFORMED ON THE LATE PAUL MITCHUM

Published 22 September 2018

Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source

POST-MORTEM PERFORMED ON THE LATE PAUL MITCHUM

 

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 22, 2018 (RSCNPF): A post-mortem was performed on the body of the late Paul Mitchum of Cayon by Resident Pathologist, Dr. Adrian Nunez.

 The examination was performed on September 21, 2018. Dr. Nunez reported that the cause of death was as a result of Asphyxia Due to Drowning.

 60-year-old Mitchum encountered difficulty while at sea on September 17 and was pulled out of the water by a family member. He was unresponsive. Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Technicians were summoned to the scene and their efforts to revive him were futile.

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OFFICER HODGE RECEIVES BAIL

Published 22 September 2018

Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source

OFFICER HODGE RECEIVES BAIL

 

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 22, 2018 (RSCNPF): Constable Lennox Hodge has received bail in the sum of $10,000 with two sureties for his appearance at the Basseterre Magistrate Court on October 11, 2018.

 

He was charged for Driving Without a Valid and Unexpired Driver’s License and for Driving Without Insurance on September 20, 2018.

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COMMUNITY POLICING AMONG ENHANCED TRAINING COURSE FOR NEW POLICE

Published 21 September 2018

Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source

COMMUNITY POLICING AMONG ENHANCED TRAINING COURSE FOR NEW POLICE
Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 21, 2018 (SKNIS): Community policing is an important strategic objective of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF), and the recruits of Course 42 are being brought up to speed on the techniques and programmes that are currently being employed to improve relations and build greater confidence between law enforcement and the public.

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