TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2018
January 2, 2018
FOUND FIREARM - ABACO
Police recover an illegal firearm off the streets in Abaco.
Reports are that on Sunday 31st December 2017 shortly after 4:00pm, Officers acting on information went to an area near the Fish Fry site off S.C Bootle Highway, Murphy Town, Abaco and discovered a silver and brown pistol.
No arrest was made in this matter, police are actively investigating.
HOMICIDE - GRAND BAHAMA
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male dead.
Reports are that on Monday 1st January 2018, shortly after 11:00pm, police were called to the Gladstone Terrace area where they discovered the body of a male with gunshot wounds.
EMS personnel were called to the scene and reported no signs of life.
Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist in this investigation to call them at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station.
2 SUSPECTS TO BE ARRAIGNED IN COURT FOR MURDER, 1 FOR ARMED ROBBERY AND 3 FOR POSSESSION OF DANGEROUS DRUGS
Police are pleased to report that as a result of unwavering commitment and dedication to duty by officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force, two (2) suspects will be arraigned in the Magistrate' s Court on Tuesday 2nd January, 2018 at 12:00noon to be formally charged with Murder.
One (1) suspect will be charged with Armed Robbery and three (3) suspects with Possession of Dangerous Drugs with Intent to Supply.
The suspects are:
A 27 – year old male of Elizabeth Estate for the murder of Alex Rahming, who was killed while at Commonwealth Boulevard, Elizabeth Estates on Tuesday, 26th December, 2017
A 24 – year old male of East Street for the Murder of Omar Dorsette, who was killed while at Sixth Street, Coconut Grove on Wednesday, 27th December, 2017
A 19 – year old male of Father Calnan Road off Baillou Hill Road for Armed Robber
Two (2) Bahamian males, ages 40 and 45 years and one (1) Jamaican male age 47 years for possession of Dangerous Drugs with intent to supply, in connection with the drug bust off South Andros on 28th December, 2017.
110 DRIVERS TICKETED BY MOBILE DIVISION OFFICERS IN PAST 48 HOUR
Officers from the Mobile Division conducted road checks in various parts of the island.
Their efforts, which were intended to reduce crime, and to minimize the ability for criminals to commit criminal activities, has resulted in the arrest of 27 person for outstanding criminal warrants, assault and possession of dangerous drugs, over the past 48 hours.
Additionally, 110 drivers were ticketed for various traffic violations.