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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
American visitor found unconscious in waters off Grand Bahama - Mar 24, 2017 - 1:37:30 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of an 80 year old American female on Thursday 23rd March 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11:00am, a female visitor was in waters near Silver Point Drive where she was later found unconscious. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene and transported the unconscious female to the Rand Memorial Hospital where she later succumbed...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Suspects Arraigned for rape, armed robbery, and shooting death in Bimini - Mar 18, 2017 - 9:19:01 PM

Two suspects were hauled before the Magistrate Court in Grand Bahama on Thursday 16th March 2017, one for the shooting death of a male in Bimini and the other for armed robbery and rape that occurred in 2015.

Greg Israel Pinder age 42 years of Easter Avenue was arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on Rape and Armed Robbery charges. He was not required to enter a plea and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial (Preliminary Inquiry) on Tuesday 23rd May 2017...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
18-yr-old Grand Bahama male seriously injured in traffic accident - Mar 13, 2017 - 1:53:31 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left an 18 year old male hospitalized.

Reports are that on Saturday 11th March 2017 shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a traffic accident on Midshipman Road involving a 2002 Toyota Highlander, that was travelling west on Midshipman Road when the vehicle overturned and landed into nearby bushes. The lone passenger was ejected from the vehicle and the vehicle received extensive damages. The victim was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital and was seen by doctor where he is listed in serious condition...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Quick response by Grand Bahama police resultd in arrest of 2 armed robbery suspects - Feb 27, 2017 - 12:16:05 PM

Reports are that shortly before 4:00am on Sunday 26th February 2017, a business owner was held up and robbed at gun point at his business establishment on East Sunrise Highway of a large amount of cash by a male brandishing a handgun. The culprit along with two other male suspects fled on foot in nearby bushes.

Quick response by police officers resulted in the capture of two male suspects. Police are searching for two other male suspects in connection with this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Man wearing pistol with live ammo arrested in Grand Bahama - Feb 27, 2017 - 11:13:54 AM

Consistent with the Commissioners Policing Plan for 2017, Officers of the Mobile Division took a male into custody for firearm possession on Sunday 26th February 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11:00pm, Mobile Officers were on routine patrol on East Sunrise Highway, when they stopped a vehicle that aroused their suspicion, a male passenger was searched where a .40 pistol with six live rounds of ammunition was discovered in his waist. The male was subsequently arrested and taken into police custody...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Stabbing death on Grand Bahama - public help needed - Feb 15, 2017 - 9:38:51 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstance’s 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 who was brought in by EMS personnel with stab wounds to the body had succumbed to her injuries.

Police are actively investigating this matter.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police appeal for information in Nassau shooting death at Yellow Elder Gardens - Feb 13, 2017 - 12:57:14 AM

The police are also appealing to the public for information to assist in their investigations into a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Sunday 12th February 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 8:00pm, a male was standing outside of his home located on Derby Road, Yellow Elder Gardens, when two males armed with handguns approached and shot him before fleeing on foot. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigations are ongoing.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Man found dead in home in South Bahamia, Grand Bahama - Feb 9, 2017 - 1:09:24 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a young male on Thursday 9th February 2017 in the South Bahamia area.

Reports are that shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a home in the South Bahamia area where a male was discovered unresponsive in that residence. EMS personnel reported no signs of life. A pathologist report will be ascertain to determine the exact cause of death...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police report aircraft incident at Grand Bahama Int'l Airport - Feb 7, 2017 - 11:59:27 PM

Police in Grand Bahama along with Civil Aviation Authority are investigating the circumstances that led to an aircraft incident at Grand Bahama International Airport.

Reports are that on Tuesday 7th February 2017 shortly after 5:00pm, officers were alerted that a Western Air twin engine aircraft with 33 passengers had attempted to land at the Grand Bahama International Airport when the aircraft skidded of the runway and landed some two hundred feet in bushes. EMS personnel were called to the scene and rendered assistance to several passengers who were taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries and were discharged.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Double murder leaves 2 males dead on Grand Bahama - Feb 1, 2017 - 9:52:55 AM

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

Reports are that on Wednesday 1st February 2017 shortly before 1:00am, police were called to the Logwood Road area, where they discovered the bodies of two males with gunshot wounds. EMS personnel were called to the scene. One of the males died on the scene and the other male was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he later succumbed to this injuries...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Two males in hospital after shooting incident in Grand Bahama - Jan 20, 2017 - 12:35:28 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left two males hospitalized.

Reports are that on Thursday 19th January 2017, shortly after 10:00pm, a male reported that while at his business establishment on East Beach Drive along with his son, he observed three males on the property, two of whom reportedly approached him and as a result he discharged his licensed shot gun which resulted in both males sustaining injuries to the lower body...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama frearm arrest - Jan 15, 2017 - 3:26:51 PM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Two Grand Bahama residents arrested on firearm and ammunition possession.

Reports are that on Saturday 14th January 2017 shortly before 3:00pm, police responded to reports of gunshots being heard in the Grenfell Avenue area, a short time later officers while on Pioneers Way stopped and searched a black BMW with a male and female passenger and discovered inside the vehicle a black...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Second Grand Bahama suspect arraigned on drug possession with Intent to supply - Jan 8, 2017 - 10:08:15 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Gerardo Davis age 34 years of McCleans Town was arraigned in Magistrate Court 8 in New Providence before Magistrate Forbes on Possession of Dangerous Drug with the intent to supply charge on Thursday 5th January 2017. He pleaded not guilty and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence until trial on May 10th 2017.

This is in reference to the drug seizure in waters between Sweetings Cay and McCleans Town on November 30th 2016, where over four million dollars in Dangerous Drugs were recovered. Davis was arrested in McCleans Town on Tuesday 3rd January 2017...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Man shot on Grenfel Avenue in Freeport - Jan 7, 2017 - 8:00:39 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized on Friday 6th January 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00pm, a male was in the Grenfel Avenue area when another male brandishing a firearm who was an occupants of a vehicle, opened fire and shot the victim multiple times about the body. He was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and is listed in serious condition.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police arrest Grand Bahama resident for firearm and ammunition possession - Jan 3, 2017 - 4:39:44 PM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Reports are that on Tuesday 3rd January 2017 shortly after 2:00am, Officers on special duty operation while at a business establishment on Midshipman Road, took a male into custody after he was found in possession of a chrome .45 pistol with (7) live rounds of .45 ammunition. Officers also arrested a number of persons for drug possession and outstanding warrants...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Armed robbery near Casuarina Bridge in Grand Bahama - Dec 17, 2016 - 12:20:13 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 16th December 2016.

Reports are that shortly after 3:00pm, two males while in the area of the Casuarina Bridge were held up and robbed of a light blue 2002 Chrysler van, cash and other personal items, by two males armed with a handgun.

Police later recovered the van off East Sunrise Highway...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama man shot on East Sunrise Highway - Dec 6, 2016 - 1:27:40 PM

Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama are searching for suspect(s) responsible for a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized.

Reports are that on Tuesday 6th December 2016 shortly after 12:00am, a man was reportedly shot in the leg near a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway. The victim was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via EMS personnel where he is listed in stable condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Wanted: Howard Garnette Thomas of Grand Bahama - Dec 6, 2016 - 11:48:30 AM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating 48 year old HOWARD GARNETTE THOMAS of #6 East IndianMan Road, Freeport. He is described as standing at 5’8” in height, weighing 160 lbs. with dark brown complexion and average built.

He is wanted by the Drug Enforcement Unit for Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the Intent to Supply. If seen you are asked to contact the Drug Enforcement Unit at telephone numbers 350-3125/350-3123 or 350- 3119, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama suspect arraigned on rape charges - Dec 6, 2016 - 7:41:36 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Romeo Major age 37 years of Balao Road was arraigned on Monday 5th December 2016 before Magistrate Rengin Johnson in Magistrate Court #3 on Rape charge. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 21st March 2017 for a preliminary enquiry.

He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama police find dead body in vehicle on Tangelo Lane - Dec 5, 2016 - 10:41:00 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a male on Sunday 4th December 2016.

Reports are that shortly before 10:00am, police were called to an apartment complex on Tangelo Lane, where they found the lifeless body of a black male in a vehicle with injuries to the body. He was pronounced dead at the scene by doctor...
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