Man accused of causing fires


Tribune Freeport Reporter


A 30-YEAR-OLD man was charged in the Freeport Magistrate’s Court on Friday with multiple counts of causing damage by fire and endangering property.

Kevin Honore, of no fixed address, was arraigned before Magistrate Laquay Laing.

This is in connection with a number of fires that occurred throughout the Freeport area between August 15–24.

Honore pleaded guilty to five counts of causing damage by fire and six counts of endangering property by the negligent use of fire.

He was sentenced to three years in prison at the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services (BDCS).

In a separate case, a 43-year-old Grand Bahama man was charged with rape and causing harm.

John Cherry, a resident of Pinder’s Point, appeared before Magistrate Simone Brown accused of rape and causing harm. He was not required to enter a plea.

The accused was denied bail and remanded to BDCS until November 28.

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