Firearm and Drugs Seized in Spanish Wells. Man and Woman in Custody
Posted on January 5, 2017
by RBPF Public Affairs and Communications Office
Consistent with the Commissioner's Policing Priorities, Police in Eleuthera took a man and woman into custody following the seizure of an illegal handgun along with a quantity of dangerous drugs on Thursday 5th January 2017.
Reports are that shortly before 3:00pm, Police were on routine patrol in Spanish Wells, when then saw a man in a restaurant who aroused their suspicion. The officers conducted a search of the man and found a pistol with 3 live rounds of ammunition along with a small quantity of cocaine. The man was then taken into custody.
A short while later, the officers executed a search warrant at the home of the man in Spanish Wells, where they uncovered a quantity of marijuana and cocaine. The man's wife was subsequently taken into custody. Investigations are ongoing.
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