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TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2017

April 24, 2017



HOMICIDE - GRAND BAHAMA

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Sunday 23rd April 2017, shortly before 11:00pm, police were called to an apartment complex on Amberjack Street where officers discovered the lifeless body of a male with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two male suspects are in police custody in connection with this matter. Police are actively investigating.

POSSESSION OF A FIREARM AND DANGEROUS DRUGS ARREST- GRAND BAHAMA

Consistent with the Commissioner's Policing Plan for 2017, Police in Grand Bahama arrested a male after he was found in Possession of a Firearm and Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Sunday 23rd April 2017, shortly after 11:00pm, police arrested a male at his residence in the Garden Villas area after he was found in possession of a .45 pistol with (12) live rounds of ammunition and a quantity of suspected marijuana.

He is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court later this week.

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)

CRIME PREVENTION TIP OF THE WEEK

ONE OF THE MOST USEFUL TOOLS FOR CRIME PREVENTION IS TO CALL YOUR LOCAL POLICE. YOU MAY THINK THAT THE POLICE DO NOT WANT TO BE CALLED IF SOMETHING SUSPICIOUS IS HAPPENING, BUT THAT IS NOT THE CASE. WHEN IN DOUBT, CALL THE POLICE.

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