Five Family Members Killed and Burned in Cite Soleil, Haiti
- Created on Friday, November 15, 2013 8:31 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - In the past month, a sharp increase in homicides by authorities and citizens was observed in the neighborhood of Cite Soleil but on Thursday, November 14, 2013, cruelty rose up a notch, even shocking those living in district.
Haiti: Tear Gas Victims File Criminal Complaint against Gov't Officials
- Created on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 2:22 PM
CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The parents of more than a dozen school children, victims of the tear gas attack at schools in Cap-Haitien on October 28, formally submitted a criminal complaint against government officials, who are alleged to be cause and orchestrators of the act of terrorism.
Okap Tear Gas Terror Attack by Cyrus Sibert, says National Palace Official
- Created on Thursday, October 31, 2013 11:33 AM
CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - It is being described as an act of terror, the tear gas attack of children at two school in North, Haiti. Information circulating is the attack was orchestrated by Journalist and Political Activist Cyrus Sibert who has been engaged in a long and public feud with the Departmental Director of Education, Justin Metellus. The Charges des Mission for the National Palace in the North Department said Sibert is also the culprit behind the recent wave of fecal matter being smeared on the wall of schools and urine bomb detonations.
48-Year Old Man Arrested, Caught in Sexual Act with Minor in Car
- Created on Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:39 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Police in Haiti arrested a 48 year old man on Thursday caught in the act of having sex with a 14 year old girl still in her school uniform.
Former Petion-Ville, Haiti Police Chief Arrested, Again
- Created on Monday, September 16, 2013 11:04 AM
LEOGRANE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The former police chief of Petion-ville, Vanel Lacroix, was arrested, again, on Saturday along with two other individuals, a prison escapee and another police officer, after an exchange of gunfire with police officers.
New Case of UN Peacekeeper Rape in Haiti
- Created on Monday, September 16, 2013 9:59 AM
LEOGANE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - An 18 year old woman, pulled over while traveling on Route National 2, in the town of Leogane, Saturday, was raped and sodomized by a soldier of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti. This is the latest of chronic crimes of sexual violence committed by UN peacekeepers in Haiti.
Haiti: Unknown gunmen attack home of Jean Renel Senatus, Fmr Gov't Comm
- Created on Saturday, September 14, 2013 12:12 PM
TABARRE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The home of the former Government Commissioner of Port-au-Prince, Jean Renel Senatus, affectionately known as "Commissioner Zokiki", was attacked early Friday morning by unknown gunmen who fired several shots at the home and killed three of his guard dogs most likely by poisoning.
Haiti: Businessman Daniel Evinx Close to Presidency Arrested for Drug Trafficking
- Created on Saturday, September 14, 2013 11:13 AM
LES CAYES, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Businessman Daniel Evinx, a 2010 Digicel Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, hotelier, considered the representative of the Presidency in Aux Cayes, became the latest "close" friend of President Michel Martelly to be arrested for trafficking and possessing drugs. Evinx and another individual were arrested after retrieving 23 kilos of marijuana off the southern coast of Haiti.
Haiti: Mob attack gay couple engagement party
- Created on Friday, August 16, 2013 11:02 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) â€” Police say two men were arrested after joining a mob in attacking an engagement ceremony of a British Red Cross Mission Chief and his Haitian gay partner. Human rights groups say 47 homosexuals in Haiti were assaulted in the span of one week for their orientation.
US man sentenced to 165 years for sexual abuse of minors in Haiti
- Created on Thursday, August 01, 2013 5:48 AM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - A US man who ran a shelter for poor children and orphans in Haiti has been sentenced to 165 years in prison for travelling to Haiti to sexually abuse children at the center for the poor he set up in the country.
Haiti: Two assumed homosexuals beaten to death by protest mob
- Created on Friday, July 19, 2013 6:05 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Two persons, assumed to be homosexuals were beaten and killed during an anti-gay protest of a Protestant led coalition of moral and religious organizations on Friday.
Fmr U.S. Colonel shot and killed by Haitian Police Officer
- Created on Thursday, July 18, 2013 5:15 PM
CARREFOUR, Haiti (defend.ht) - A retired colonel of the U.S. Army and esteemed member of the Haitian Diaspora was shot and killed on the evening of July 11, 2013, by a Haitian police officer at a nightclub in Carrefour.
Haiti: Police say 2011 kidnap-murder suspects of Dominican woman captured
- Created on Thursday, July 11, 2013 11:00 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Police in Haiti say they have captured the perpetrators of the 2011 kidnapping-murder of a well known representative of the Dominican community living in Haiti.
Sherlson Sanon: The Political Games in Haiti
- Created on Friday, July 05, 2013 11:35 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Sherlson Sanon, 25, in a written and signed testimony said he has committed electoral fraud, trafficked drugs, kidnapped children and murdered, allegedly at the request of former Senator Joseph Lambert and Senator Edwin Zenny.
Haiti: Murder for hire of two Deputies, man claims
- Created on Tuesday, July 02, 2013 8:17 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - A Jacmel man appeared before a public notary on Monday to make an official statement of his alleged involvement in a plot to kill two Parliamentarians on April 29, allegedly at the request of a former senator and adviser to the President of the Republic. Motivations for the confessions are still unknown.
Sweet Micky NY promoter arrested for phony National Palace badges
- Created on Monday, July 01, 2013 9:07 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - The former promoter for the musician Sweet Micky in New York was arrested on Friday for producing false badges for Haiti's National Palace and using them to commit fraud.
Haitian Native Admits Running Ponzi Scheme
- Created on Friday, June 28, 2013 4:40 AM
PHILADELPHIA, Philadelphia - Constant Damas, 45, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty yesterday to two counts of wire fraud in connection with a Ponzi scheme that defrauded more than 20 investors of more than $1 million, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger. A sentencing hearing is scheduled for September 30, 2013.
Juveniles as well as adults charged in death of 5-year old girl
- Created on Thursday, June 27, 2013 9:20 AM
MUNCIE (IN), USA (defend.ht) â€” Two underage cousins of a 5-year-old girl found dead in a Muncie home were formally accused Wednesday of brutally abusing her with a hammer, pliers, screwdriver and a leather belt, among other items.
Indiana couple in jail after 5-yr-old dies at their home
- Created on Monday, June 24, 2013 6:54 PM
MUNCIE (IN), USA (defend.ht) - A couple in Muncie, Indiana were arrested after a 5-year-old Haitian girl was found dead inside their home.
Haitian man beaten to death by Dominican immigration agents
- Created on Tuesday, June 04, 2013 2:36 AM
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (defend.ht) - A 31 year-old Haitian carpenter with a work visa died allegedly after receiving "a brutal beating" by immigration officials and police during a repatriation raid of immigrants in the Dominican Republic.