Crime blotter

Crime blotter

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A man was found dead Saturday morning at this house in the Port-au-Port community of Felix Cove. Bay St. George RCMP have a woman in custody and are still investigating the death.

Felix Cove man dead; woman in custody

March 29, 2014 - 18 h 49

According to a news release issued Saturday night, police were called to a home in Felix Cove in Western Newfoundland early that same morning to investigate a disturbance. The man was found dead inside...

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Felix Cove man dead; woman in custody

UPDATE: Arrest made in George Street stabbing

March 29, 2014 - 9 h 12

Jake Long appeared in a St. John’s courtroom early Saturday afternoon, less than 12 hours after police were called to George Street to investigate a disturbance.

The 36-year-old victim was...

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UPDATE: Arrest made in George Street stabbing

Ontario men arrested in Corner Brook for extortion

March 29, 2014 - 15 h 33

According to the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, an initial complaint was filed on Feb. 28 concerning an allegation of extortion. The two men were arrested near O’Connell Drive Friday without incident.

Both...

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Ontario men arrested in Corner Brook for extortion

Child porn charges dropped against Clarke’s Beach man

March 28, 2014 - 15 h 42

Paul Harvey Perham of Clarke’s Beach had charges of accessing child pornography and possessing child pornography withdrawn by the Crown past week when the case was called in provincial court in Harbour...

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Child porn charges dropped against Clarke’s Beach man

Man says he assaulted daughter as a means of discipline

March 25, 2014 - 4 h 31

But Khalaf Alshaek insisted he meant no harm to the woman. Instead, he was trying to prevent her from making a mistake and shaming the family by marrying a man without their consent.

“I didn’t...

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Man says he assaulted daughter as a means of discipline

Case dropped against accused armed robber

March 25, 2014 - 9 h 57

The Crown made the revelation today in provincial court in St. John’s in the case of Sean Frampton.

Prosecutor Sheldon Steeves told Judge Jim Walsh that the decision was made due to the store...

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Case dropped against accused armed robber