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TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2017

May 15, 2017



LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS UNCOVER A LARGE AMOUNT OF DANGEROUS DRUGS IN GRAND BAHAMA

Consistent with the Commissioner's Policing Plan for 2017, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit along with other Law Enforcement Officials and Security Personnel in the Grand Bahama, acting on information conducted a search of a 20 ft. container where they uncovered (7) seven black duffle bags, each containing suspected cocaine. The estimated weight of the Dangerous Drugs is 490.5lbs and its estimated street value is five million one hundred and twenty five thousand dollars.

No arrest was made, however police are actively investigating this matter.

SUDDEN DEATH - GRAND BAHAMA

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of a 39 year old male. Reports are that on Monday 15th May 2017 shortly after 9:00am, police were called to the Fortune Bay Drive area where a 39 year old male was found hanging from a tree. He was pronounced dead on scene by doctor. Foul play is not suspected in this matter however an 2 autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.

Investigation is continuing.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CRIME, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM,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

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