Man admits sexual relationship with minor

  |  September 9, 2023

A man who had a sexual relationship with a minor will be sentenced in Magistrates’ Court next month. Jahsyi Smith-Wilkinson, 31, admitted having unlawful carnal knowledge of the teenager between September 2018 and March 2019 when he appeared in court yesterday. The court heard that Smith-Wilkinson and the girl met while both working at the same business. At the time, the girl, who cann... Read more

Man, 30, found guilty of child-porn offences

  |  July 5, 2023

A St George’s man accused of blackmailing a pair of teenage girls was convicted of a string of child-porn offences by a jury in the Supreme Court yesterday. Cahlii Smith, 30, was found guilty of charges including extortion, making child pornography, accessing child pornography and distributing child pornography. He was remanded into custody and will be sentenced at a future date. Durin... Read more

‘Wolf in sheep’s clothing’ found guilty of sex offences against sisters

  |  May 17, 2023

A jury convicted a 59-year-old man of a string of sex offences against two sisters that took place more than 25 years ago. After several hours of deliberation, John Dexter Seaman was found guilty last night by a majority verdict of eight offences including two counts of unlawful carnal knowledge, two counts of attempted unlawful carnal knowledge and four counts of sexual exploitation. All o... Read more

Public notice issued over release of convicted sex offender

  |  April 26, 2023

Convicted sex offender Devaun Cox is to be released into the community tomorrow. Kathy Lynn Simmons, the Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs, has issued a public notification of information regarding his pending release. The notice listed Cox as a 38-year-old Black male and the nature of his conviction as sexual assault. It said his address is unknown. He is being released... Read more

‘Vile monster’ jailed for 35 years for sexually abusing sisters

  |  April 19, 2023

A “vile and cruel monster” who committed a series of sex acts on two young sisters has been jailed for 35 years. Locksley Cummings will spend at least 17½ years behind bars before he is eligible for parole after being sentenced yesterday afternoon. Cummings, 43, was found guilty of five counts of sexual exploitation after a Supreme Court trial in February. He had denied the charges. ... Read more