SHOOTING INCIDENT – ABACO
Abaco, Bahamas - Police in Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male with non-life threatening injuries.
Reports are that on Sunday 13th May 2018, shortly before 12midnight, police received information of gunshots fired in the area of a business establishment on Don McKay Blvd. Officers responded and further investigation revealed that the victim was shot while in the parking lot of that establishment. The victim who received a gunshot wound to the left arm, was taken to the Marsh Harbor Clinic via private vehicle, he was seen by doctor and is listed in stable condition.
APPEALING TO ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CRIME, NO MATTER HOW
SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, TO ANONYMOUSLY CALL POLICE AT
919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR
1-242-300-8477 (FAMILY ISLANDS
CRIME PREVENTION TIPS – CONFLICT RESOLUTION
- Look for ways to settle arguments and disagreements without
violence. Remember: if you resort to violence to settle disputes, a
child may well follow your example. Be a good role model.
- Use good manners to help ease tensions that can lead to violence.
Teach kids that showing respect for themselves and for the needs of
others can prevent crime.