Lucky escape for driver and two female passengers as BMW X1 burst into flames on Hope Road, St. Andrew

Lucky escape for driver and two female passengers as BMW X1 burst into flames on Hope Road, St. Andrew A driver is now counting his blessings after his 2012 BMW X1 car was badly burnt out after it caught fire on Hope Road in St Andrew on Tuesday evening. The driver and two passengers made their escape just in time. According to the owner and driver, Romell Parkinson, he was travelling from the University of Technology (UTech) with two female passengers. He was heading towards Half-Way Tree, when he started…

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Security Guard killed in the line of duty as he tries to stop armed robbery in Portmore, St. Catherine

Security Guard killed in the line of duty as he tries to stop armed robbery in Portmore, St. Catherine A male security guard was shot and killed during a robbery attempt in Portmore, St Catherine on Thursday. He has since been identified as Lincoln Graham of the King Alarm Security Company. The male security guard was working at a business outlet in the Sunshine City when criminals went to the location and attacked and killed him. According to reports, the officer was stationed at a business outlet in the Sunshine…

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Tradegy: Young boy kills himself with his father’s gun in Trelawny

Tradegy: Young boy kills himself with his father’s gun in Trelawny An 11-year old boy was accidentally shot dead at his Trelawny home while reportedly playing with his father’s licensed firearm on Saturday. He was autistic. The deceased has been identified as Malik Lawman of Perth Town in Trelawny. According to reports, at approximately 10:35 a.m., the young boy was at home with his father when an explosion was heard. When the father rushed to investigate, he discovered his son lying in a pool of blood in his (the father’s) room, suffering from a…

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Reggae Girls getting ready for Women’s Challenge Series with weekend camp

Jamaica senior women’s football squad will intensify preparation for the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women’s Challenge Series 2018 with another training camp this weekend. Two training camps are scheduled for Saturday – the first at 7:45 am and the second at 4:00 pm – while only a morning session is scheduled for Sunday. All training sessions will be conducted at the UWI-JFF Captain Horace Burrell Center Of Excellence at UWI Mona. The CFU Women’s Challenge Series will be played from April 18-29, 2018. Medals will be awarded to the group winners and runners-up. Twenty…

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Grant calls for patience with boxer Richard Holmes

Carl Grant, trainer of two-time Wray and Nephew Contender Series finalist Richard ‘Frog’ Holmes, has urged patience with his fighter after his unanimous judges’ decision win over Team Canada’s Lloyd ‘Teagana’ Reyes in their season eight opener on Wednesday evening. Holmes, known for his hard hitting and aggressive fighting style, seemed to many fans at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium to have had difficulty knocking out Reyes. This knockout was expected as Reyes is a mixed martial artist involved in his very first fight, whether at amateur or professional level.…

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Star players set to return to West Indies team

Star players set to return to West Indies team The main stars of the West Indies team are set to return after significant progress was made in negotiations between players and the board. There has been a resolution to the Darren Bravo / Dave Cameron saga. In addition, fans will soon see the likes of Kieron Pollard, Sunil Narine, Dwayne Bravo, Darren Sammy, Andre Russell (after serving ban) and Chris Gayle as they are also available for selection in ODI cricket following an amnesty that was proposed by WIPA, the players’ union. The players could be selected as…

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