Brandt Cousin: Right now only rumors
- Created on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 12:23 PM
Haitian Businessman Arrested for Kidnapping
- Created on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 1:32 PM
Kompa Promoter Kills Himself in Miami
- Created on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 5:08 AM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - The Kompa promoter Joseph "Country" Kernizan who has been on the run from police since becoming the prime suspect in the shooting of his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend was tracked down by police Miami early Wednesday morning where he shot himself.
NYC Kompa Promoter on the Lamb for Double Homicide
- Created on Sunday, October 14, 2012 5:27 PM
NEW YORK, USA (defend.ht) - The New York Haitian Music Industry (HMI) scene is shocked at the double homicide that has Nu-Look promoter Joseph "Country" Kernizan on the run from police. Police say Country fired more than two dozen bullets killing his ex-girlfriend and a new boyfriend at a motel.
Atlanta Consul for Investment Arrested for Auto Theft [UPDATED]
- Created on Monday, October 01, 2012 12:22 PM
ATLANTA, USA (defend.ht) - Moise Garcon, Consul for Investment at the Consulate General of Haiti in Atlanta was arrested for theft of a Toyota 4Runner in Henry County, Georgia on Wednesday.
Haiti Police: Four More Arrests after Death of Four Young Siblings
- Created on Saturday, August 04, 2012 7:22 PM
JACMEL, Haiti (defend.ht) - Police in the Sud-Est carried out the arrest of four suspects in the town of Jacmel Friday evening for their involvement in the death of four young children in the nearby town of Marbial Thursday night. According to one arrested, a lwa had asked for the children.
Haiti: Mother Arrested, Hougan on the Run after Death of 4 Children
- Created on Friday, August 03, 2012 7:06 PM
MARBIAL, Haiti (defend.ht) - Police in the Sud-Est have arrested 29 year old mother Andre-Marc Chery and are searching for a hougan named Wilber Louverture after four of Chery's children, aged 15 months to 7 years old, were found dead Friday morning.
Haiti: Peasant Farmers Killed in Bloody Land Eviction Operation
- Created on Friday, July 27, 2012 1:34 PM
MARIGOT, Haiti (defend.ht) - Residents of the seaside commune of Marigot, 10 miles east of Jacmel, have filed complaints to the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) to investigate the deaths of a suspected dozen Haitians during a land eviction operation on Monday July 23rd.
15 Dominican Trucks Smuggling Products to Haiti Seized
- Created on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 9:43 AM
MALPASSE, Haiti (defend.ht) - At least 15 trucks, loaded with products from the Dominican Republic, were seized by Haitian authorities on Tuesday for trying to smuggle the products into the country, duty-free, under the guise of the small cross-border market trade.
Elvis Dumervil Arrested after Road Rage Incident
- Created on Monday, July 16, 2012 1:22 PM
MIAMI BEACH, FL, USA (defend.ht) - Denver Broncos Pro Bowl defense end, Elvis Dumervil, and friend, Andy Auguste, were arrested on Saturday and charged with aggravated assault for showing their firearms during an incident of road rage.
Two Kidnapped while Retracing Jesus' Steps in Egypt
- Created on Monday, July 16, 2012 7:04 AM
CAIRO, Egypt (defend.ht) - Officials in Egypt are preparing to negotiate for the release of two Haitian-Americans abducted by armed Bedouins in the mountainous Sinai region on Friday. The U.S. State Department said it would be working closely with the Egyptian authorities to bring about their safe release.
Haiti: Mobs Lynch and Burn 3 Suspected Thieves
- Created on Sunday, July 08, 2012 7:00 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Police say three young people, suspected thieves, were killed Saturday by groups of angry people who hung one and burned two in burning tires.
Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond Indicted for Conspiracy to Murder
- Created on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 2:36 PM
NEW YORK, USA (defend.ht) - Things have gone from bad to worse for James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond who was formally indicted on Friday for conspiracy to murder a close associate of rapper 50 Cent.
Haiti: State Officials Arrested for Embezzling Education Funds
- Created on Monday, June 11, 2012 10:05 PM
PORT-DE-PAIX, Haiti (defend.ht) – Three individuals have been arrested and one is on the run for their alleged involvement in the embezzlement of 3.7 million HTG ($90,000 [US]).
Florida Highway Patrolman Killed in Haiti
- Created on Monday, June 11, 2012 9:14 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - A Florida Highway Patrol trooper was shot and killed on Saturday while in Haiti where he had gone to be with his wife who was in poor health.
Haiti: Six Election Officials Arrested
- Created on Wednesday, June 06, 2012 7:27 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – Six agents of the disbanded Provisional Electoral Council were arrested on Tuesday for the theft of government property which included 460 laptops, 160 solar panels and 207 memory cards.
Police Shoot "Zombie" Man Eating Homeless Man Face
- Created on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 8:29 PM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - Police in Miami shot Rudy Eugene, 31, when he was found naked along side a homeless man off the freeway in Florida eating the man's face. Witnesses are calling it a zombie-like attack.
Former Gov't Official Gets 9 Years Accepting Telecom Bribes
- Created on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 4:56 PM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - The former director of international relations for the former Haitian government telecommunications company, Teleco, was sentenced to nine years in federal prison on Monday for accepting $500,000 [US] in exchange for preferable treatment to certain telecommunication companies.
U.S. Citizen Arrested for Housing Program
- Created on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 10:08 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Lillian C. Miller a citizen of the United States that was administrating a housing program for at least 15,000 people was arrested on Monday morning at Delmas 5 by the Government Commissioner on charges of not acquiring a residence permit and documents authorizing her activities.
Americans Helping Ex-Soldiers Jailed for Conspiracy
- Created on Sunday, May 20, 2012 6:45 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Two Americans are in jail in Haiti for what authorities charge as conspiracy to destabilize the government. The two men gave rides to some of the former soldiers who participated in a march in the capital on Friday.