|Police Briefs: 16-year-old girl found dead|
|Thursday, 26 May 2011 09:30|
Police in Providenciales are investigating the death of a 16-year-old Turks and Caicos Island girl whose body was found May 19 in her apartment.
The body of Shanice Carter was found in her residence in Blue Hills about 5 p.m. Thursday, police said.
An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
Two charged after 3 kilos of cocaine found at airport
Police arrested two Turks and Caicos Islanders after three kilograms of cocaine was found May 17 in a cooler at the Providenciales International Airport.
Sirano Hunt, 21, and Fredicia Harvey, 26, were charged May 19 with possession of a controlled drug namely cocaine, supplying a control drug namely cocaine, and attempted fraudulent evasion.
The street value of the suspected cocaine is $60,000, police said.
Police investigating 39.5 lbs of pot discovered at airport
Law enforcement officials discovered 39.5 pounds of marijuana at the Providenciales International Airport on May 24.
No arrests were made, and police are still investigating.
The estimated street value of the drugs is approximately $179,460.
Man injured when struck by automobile in Blue Hills
Police are investigating an accident May 19 in which a Turks and Caicos Islands man was struck by a car near the Three Queens restaurant in Blue Hills.
Leshundo Robinson, 27, suffered injuries including a dislocated neck and two broken legs, according to InterHealth Canada’s chief of medical services Dr. Robyn Barnes.
“He received emergency life-saving treatment, before being stabalised and flown to Nassau for further treatment,” Barnes said.
|Last Updated on Thursday, 26 May 2011 09:34|
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