Police are appealing for any witnesses to a reported collision that occurred around 3.00 p.m. Friday, March 24, on Front Street in the City of Hamilton.
Of six suspects identified, five men are now in custody as the investigation into two videos of Court Street assaults circulated on social media continues, according to Acting Detective Chief Inspector Dave Greenidge.
"Inquiries indicate that the sixth suspect has already left the jurisdiction. The five men currently in custody include the man arrested Wednesday afternoon, as well as four other men arrested Thursday morning.
"A file is being prepared for consideration by the DPP, who will make a decision on any future court appearances for the suspects."
Acting Detective Chief Inspector Dave Greenidge concluded: "The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance in this matter and encourage anyone with additional information regarding these incidents or similar videos to contact the Criminal Investigation Department on 247-1744 or the independent and confidential Crime Stoppers hotline 800-8477."
In light of one of the recent videos making its rounds on social media where an unsuspecting Barritt’s employee was pounced upon by youths on Court Street, Minister of National Security, Senator Jeff Baron, visited the North Hamilton area yesterday morning.