Loop News' Five at Five

A round up of the top stories for Monday March 20, 2017.

Gunmen reportedly intercepting calls to taxi companies, posing as cabbies


Criminals are intercepting calls to taxi companies and pouncing on unsuspecting passengers, a probe by Loop News has found.

Danville Walker to know fate April in scrap metal saga


Observer managing director and ATL executive Danville Walker is to know in April whether he’ll have a conviction to his name.


David Rockefeller, last of generation in family, dies at 101


David Rockefeller was the last of his generation in a famous American family that taught its children that wealth brings great responsibility. Even as children, he and his siblings had to set aside portions of their allowances for charitable giving.


No ambulance at Linstead Hospital


Sydney Rose, councillor for the Threadways Division in north west St Catherine, has told Loop News that since the Linstead Hospital ambulance crashed on January 7, 2017, the relevant authorities are yet to provide a replacement vehicle.


Jamaican women in theatre empowered at Festival


Women who are involved in all aspects of Jamaica's theatre, as well as those looking to get into the industry, were given lessons and pointers during the inaugural Jamaica Women In Theatre Festival, which ended at The Blue Room, on Haining Road on Sunday.