Sudden Death

Tue, 2005-10-25

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 90 year old Albert Benjamin of Warwick. He was found deceased in his car at Albouy's Point around 7:45 this morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene by an on call physician at 9:30am. Foul play has not been ruled out. Around 9:35pm on Tuesday, Police received a report of a missing person, Mr. Albert Benjamin. Officers arrived at his Khyber Pass, Warwick residence and searched the immediate area and its surroundings for the 90 year old man and the car he was traveling in, but were unsuccessful in locating either at that time. The Bermuda Police Service extends its sincere condolences to the family of the deceased.

Breaking & Entering

At 11:50am on Tuesday, Police attended a reported breaking and entering at a Paget guest property. On arrival officers spoke with the complainants who stated that sometime between 3am and 6am that day, an unknown culprit gained entry into their room. The culprit stole U.S. $200 in cash. Inquiries into this incident are underway.

Media Note

The Bermuda Police Service will hold a press conference regarding Halloween on Thursday, October 27, 2005 (tomorrow) around 2pm (following the CCTV press conference) in the Reserve Police Headquarters in Prospect. All media are invited to attend.