Reports emerging out of Cayman Islands are that its Speaker of the House, McKeeva Bush, was arrested on Monday at a South Florida casino.

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office in the United States today confirmed the arrest.

Bush, 62, was arrested by Seminole Police. He’s been charged with one count of touch or battery.

Police Records indicate that Mr. Bush has been offered bail with a cash bond of USD$1,000.

Mr. Bush is a former Premier of the Cayman Islands.

Seminole Police representatives say they supervised the arrest but are unable to provide further details about the incident.

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