TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2018
January 5, 2018
HOMICIDE- GRAND BAHAMA
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male dead. Reports are that on Thursday 4th January 2018 shortly after 10:00pm, police were called to a business establishment on West Mall Drive, where they discovered the body of a male with gunshot wounds.
Reports are that two males had entered the establishment and shot the victim before fleeing. The victim reportedly pursued the assailants and collapse in the parking lot. EMS personnel were called to the scene and reported no signs of life. Police are aggressively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist in this investigation to give them a call at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station.
POSSESSION OF UNLICENSED FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION- ABACO
Law Enforcement Officers arrested two American citizens after they were found in possession of illegal firearms and ammunition. Reports are that on Thursday 4th January 2018, shortly before 4:00pm, Police, Customs and Defense Force officers went to a residence in Eastern Shores, Marsh Harbour, Abaco where they discovered (1) .22 pistol that contained (11) .22 ammunition, (591) .22 rounds of ammunition, and (1) air pistol.
Two American citizens were arrested and taken into custody. Investigation into this matter is continuing.
POLICE ARE APPEALING TO THE PUBLIC TO SHARE INFORMATION ON ANY ILLEGAL/SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITIES IN THEIR COMMUNITIES, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC ARE URGED TO ANONYMOUSLY CONTACT THE POLICE AT 919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR 1-242-300-8477 (FAMILY ISLANDS)