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TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2017

February 15, 2017



FOUR HELD IN CONNECTION WITH GUN AND AMMO FIND

Consistent with the Commissioner's Policing Plan for 2017, a team of officers assigned to the Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) seized an illegal firearm along with a quantity of dangerous drugs during an operation at Polhemus and Nassau Streets on Tuesday 14th February 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11:00am, DEU Officers were on an operation in the area when a premises was searched and a Glock Pistol with 16 live rounds of ammunition, along with a quantity of marijuana and cocaine were found.

Two adult males and two adult females were taken into custody in connection with the find.

POLICE SEARCHING FOR ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT AND STOLEN VEHICLE

Police are searching for a suspect responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Tuesday 14th February 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11:00am, a man was cleaning his 2008 Silver Honda Accord vehicle in front of a business establishment on Carmichael Road, when he was accosted by a man armed with shotgun who robbed him of his vehicle before speeding off.

Investigations are ongoing.

STABBING INCIDENT-GRAND BAHAMA & NORTHERN BAHAMAS

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 49 year old female of Seagrape, Eight Mile Rock.

Reports are that on Tuesday 14th February, 2017 shortly after 5:00pm, police were called to the Accident and Emergency Section of the Rand Memorial Hospital where a female patient was brought in by EMS personnel with stab wounds to the body and had succumbed to her injuries.

Police are actively investigating this matter.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ABOUT ANYONE ENGAGING IN CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, IS URGED TO ANONYMOUSLY CONTACT THE POLICE AT 919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR 1-242-300- 8476 (FAMILY ISLANDS)

WEEKLY CRIME PREVENTION TIP
IF YOU SEE OR SUSPECT A CRIME IS BEING COMMITTED; PAY PARTICULAR ATTENTION TO THE FEATURES OF THE OFFENDER/S AND ANY VEHICLES INVOLVED.

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