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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspects Arraigned on Murder and Armed Robbery Charges - Jun 7, 2017 - 9:46:09 AM

Police in Grand Bahama arraigned two suspects on two separate matters before the Magistrate Court on Tuesday 6th June 2017.

The first suspect to be arraigned was Isiah Walkine age 23 years of Holmes Rock, Grand Bahama. He was arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on an armed robbery charge. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 1st August 2017 for a preliminary enquiry.

He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
16-yr-old dead after stabbing incident in Eight Mile Rock, Grand Bahama - May 30, 2017 - 10:24:35 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of a 16 year old male on Monday 29th May 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 6:00pm, police were called to the Hanna Hill, Eight Mile Rock area, where they met a male with an apparent stab wound to the body. He was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via ambulance where he later succumbed to his injury.

Two males ages 26 and 19 are assisting police with their investigation into this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama police investigating Armed Robbery at a business establishment - May 27, 2017 - 7:12:45 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 26th May 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 5:00pm, an armed male entered a business establishment atthe Millennium Mall situated on West Atlantic Drive and robbed it off an undetermined amount of money before making good his escape on foot.

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for anyone with any information that can assist in this investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama man found dead in vehicle with gunshot wounds - May 26, 2017 - 12:30:44 PM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in solving the island’s latest homicide that occurred on Thursday 25th May 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11:00pm, police were called to an area at the rear of East Sunrise Plaza, where they met the body of a male in a vehicle with gunshot wounds to the head. EMS personnel were called to the scene and reported no signs of life.

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for anyone with any information that can assist them in their investigation, to contact the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama at telephone number 350-3107...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama stabbing incident leaves male hospitalized - May 26, 2017 - 10:15:29 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a stabbing incident that has left a male hospitalized on Thursday 25th May 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 10:00am, a male was reportedly involved in an altercation with another male in the Fawcette Lane area when he was stabbed to the body. He was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle, seen by doctor and is listed in serious condition.

A 20 year old male of Oates Lane was arrested by police in connection with this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Over $5 million worth of street drugs found at Grand Bahama Container Port - May 15, 2017 - 7:17:34 PM

Law Enforcement Officials uncover a large amount of Dangerous Drugs at the Grand Bahama Container Port on Monday 15th May 2017.

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit along with other Law Enforcement Officials and Security Personnel at the Grand Bahama Container Port, 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...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Man found hanging in a tree in Fortune Bay Drive area of Grand Bahama - May 15, 2017 - 4:19:12 PM

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 autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.

Investigation is continuing...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
61 yr-old woman missing in Grand Bahama Island - May 5, 2017 - 5:23:12 PM

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Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating 61 year old Jereen Wallace of Hunters Grand Bahama. She is described as standing at 5’6” in height, weighing between 180lbs – 200lbs, medium built with light brown complexion. She was last seen on Thursday 4th May 2017 around 10:00am at her residence, clad in a red shirt, gray hat and long dark colored jean pants.

If you know of the whereabouts of Jereen Wallace or have any information regarding her, please contact the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919, or call your nearest police station...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama - Shooting incident left a male dead - Possession of a Firearm and dangerous drug arrest - Apr 24, 2017 - 9:34:37 AM

Shooting incident left a male dead: 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....

Possession of a Firearm and dangerous drug arrest: 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...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama man shot on East Beach Drive - Apr 23, 2017 - 8:48:09 AM

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

Reports are that on Saturday 22nd April 2017 shortly before 8:00pm, a male reported that while in the East Beach Drive area, he was approached by another male who produced a handgun and shot him several times to the body. He was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle where he is listed in serious condition...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Three Americans Arrested at Freeport Harbour for Drugs - Apr 22, 2017 - 10:03:02 PM

Three American males are in police custody after they were found in possession of a quantity of Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Thursday 20th April 2017 shortly after 9:00am, Police at the Freeport Lucayan Harbour were called to the Bahamas CustomsTerminal where they arrested three American males who were found in possession of (2) clear plastic bag containing a quantity of suspected marijuana, (1) clear plastic bag containing a grassy substance suspected of being Shrooms, (14) clear plastic bags containing a quantity of suspected edible infused marijuana candy, (2) clear packages of suspected cocaine and (1) container of suspected marijuana candy...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Marijuana fields found in Chesapeake area of Grand Bahama - Apr 18, 2017 - 11:31:00 AM

Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama uncovers large marijuana field in the Chesapeake area.

Reports are that on Monday 17th April 2017 shortly before 8:00pm, Officers of the Fire Department were in the Chesapeake area extinguishing a large bush fire, when they discovered in bushes over 100 suspected marijuana plants ranging between seedlings to four feet in height. No arrest were made and Officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit are investigating this matter...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
1 woman dead after shooting in Grand Bahama, police ask for public's assistance - Apr 2, 2017 - 2:12:16 AM

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

Reports are that on Saturday 1st April 2017, shortly after 9:00pm, police were called to a business establishment on Oakes Street where reports of gunshots were heard. Officers on arrival at the scene met the lifeless body of a female lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the body.

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for anyone with any information that can assist with this investigation to call them...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Armed Robbery in Russell Town, EMR, Grand Bahama - Mar 29, 2017 - 2:43:24 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Tuesday 28th March 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 12:00pm, a male armed with a handgun entered a business establishment in Russell Town, Eight Mile Rock and robbed the employee before making good his escape on foot.

A short time later police arrested a 22 year old male of Russell Town, Eight Mile Rock, who is assisting police with their investigation into this matter.

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.
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