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TODAY'S CRIME REPORT 2017

June 4, 2017



ACKLINS STABBING DEATH SUSPECT IN CUSTODY

A man is custody following an overnight stabbing on Acklins Island that has left a man dead.

According to reports, around 8:30pm on Saturday 3rd June 2017, two men were involved in an altercation at Masons Bay, that led to one of them being hit with a bottle and the other stabbed with an object. The two men were transported to the local clinic where they were treated by the islands doctor and later released.

Then around 8:30am on Sunday 4th June 2017, the man who was stabbed, lifeless body was found outside his home located in Delectable Bay, where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect was later arrested and taken into custody.

Central Detective Unit officers from New Providence are in Acklins assisting with this investigation.

Investigations are ongoing.

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 1-242-300-8476 (FAMILY ISLANDS)

CRIME PREVENTION TIP OF THE WEEK!

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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