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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Man stabbed to death in Murphy Town, Abaco - Apr 17, 2017 - 4:03:36 PM

Police in Abaco are searching for person(s) responsible for the stabbing death of a male in Abaco.

Reports are that on Monday 17th April 2017 shortly after 7:00am, police were called to an area in Murphy Town, where the lifeless body of a male was discovered with multiple stab wounds.

The male was pronounced dead at the scene by doctor...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Drug Bust in Chub Cay - Apr 8, 2017 - 4:52:28 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, police took a Bahamian man and a Jamaican man into custody during a joint operation on Saturday 8th April 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 12:00noon, a team of officers assigned to the Drug Enforcement Unit and the Police Marine Support Unit assisted by U.S Drug Enforcement officers, intercepted a 32 foot vessel in waters off Bird Cay near Chub Cay with the two adult males onboard...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Eleuthera woman arrested for drug possession during operation - Apr 4, 2017 - 10:42:58 AM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, an adult female was taken into custody for drug possession during a joint police operation in Eleuthera on Sunday 2nd April 2017.

According to reports, around 2:00pm, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit during a joint operation with officers assigned to the Eleuthera Division executed a search warrant at a home in Deep Creek, where they found five pounds of marijuana along with just of $6,000:00 dollars in cash believed to be the proceeds of crime. An adult female resident of the home was subsequently taken into custody.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Field of marijuana plants discovered in Abaco - Apr 1, 2017 - 12:39:35 PM

Police in Abaco discovers large marijuana field on Friday 31st April 2017.

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plans for 2017, shortly before 1:00pm, police in Abaco acting on information went to an area in Fox Town, Abaco, where they discovered a field of marijuana plants totaling (692) plants. There were no arrest made in this matter and investigation is continuing...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police Make Drug Seizures in Eleuthera - Mar 31, 2017 - 11:21:18 AM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Police Plan for 2017, Police in Eleuthera seized a quantity of dangerous drugs on Thursday 30th March 2017.

Shortly after 12:30pm, police assigned to the Eleuthera District were on mobile patrol on Russell Island, when they saw a man standing on the side of the road with a bag on his shoulder acting suspiciously. The man on seeing the officers dropped the bag to the ground and fled on foot. The officers gave chase but were unable to catch the man. The bag was searched and two pounds of marijuana was found...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Cat Island Man Arrested for Cocaine and Marijuana Possession - Mar 29, 2017 - 11:00:30 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, police in Cat Island took a man into after they found him in possession of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Tuesday 28th March 2017.

According to reports, shortly before 7:00pm, officers in Cat Island were on mobile patrol in McQueens, when a Ford truck with one man aboard was intercepted.

The vehicle was searched and a quantity of cocaine and marijuana was found. The man was subsequently arrested and taken into custody...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police probe traffic death in Exuma - Mar 26, 2017 - 2:25:37 PM

Police in Exuma are investigating a traffic accident that has left a man dead on Saturday 25th March 2017.

According to reports, around 6:00pm, a collision occurred on Queens Highway, George Town, Exuma involving a Suzuki Solio motorcar driven by an adult male and a Mack truck driven by an adult male. The driver of the motorcar received serious injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene by the island’s local doctor...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Bimini drug seizure suspects arraigned in Nassau - Mar 21, 2017 - 3:21:43 PM

Shelrey Swain age 42 years of Murphy Town, Abaco was arraigned before Magistrate Andrew Forbes in Magistrate Court #8 Nassau Street, New Providence on Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to supply, he pleaded not guilty to the charge and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial on the 16th June 2017.

Romeris Stuart age 45 years and Richard Smith age 44 years, both of Bailey Town, Bimini were arraigned before Magistrate Andrew Forbes in Magistrate Court #8 Nassau Street, New Providence on (2) counts of Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to supply....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police make two major drug seizures in Bimini - Mar 19, 2017 - 11:10:14 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit along with U.S Law Enforcement Officers took three men in custody after they seized a large amount of dangerous drugs during two separate incidents in Bimini on Sunday 19th March 2017.

The first incident took place shortly after 8:00am, officers executed a search warrant at a residence on South Bimini where they discovered 191.5 lbs. of marijuana with a street value of over $191,000 (one hundred and ninety one thousand dollars). A 54 year old male resident of Bimini was taken into police custody...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
21-yr-old dead after shooting in Bimini - Mar 11, 2017 - 4:15:20 PM

Police in Bimini are investigating a shooting incident that has left a 21 year old male dead.

Reports are that on Saturday 11th March 2017 shortly before 12:00pm, police were called to a South Bimini residence where reports are that two male relatives were reportedly involved in a domestic altercation which resulted in one of the males being fatally shot. The male victim was transported to the local clinic and was seen by doctor where he later died...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Marijuana, Cash and Firearm Seized at Abaco Airport - Feb 25, 2017 - 1:06:31 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, Drug Enforcement Unit Officers from New Providence along with U.S Counterparts and Officers of the Abaco Division, arrested three adult males following the seizure of a large amount of dangerous drugs, cash and firearm on Friday 24th February 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 4:00pm, Drug Enforcement Unit Officers from New Providence along with U.S Counterparts and Officers from the Abaco District, went to the Sir Leonard Thompson International Airport, Marsh Harbour, Abaco, where they searched a twin engine aircraft with three male passengers on board...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF capture Tony Austin Maycock --- Still Wanted: Rolie Anthony Henfield - Feb 20, 2017 - 1:41:01 AM

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Police are pleased to report that 44 – year old Tony Austin Maycock, otherwise called “Fats” of Windsor Lane, who is wanted the attempted murder is now in custody. 

Maycock was arrested without incident, at his Windsor Lane home by officers from the Selective Enforcement Team around 9:30pm on Sunday 19th February 2017.

Still wanted is, 20 – year old Rolie Anthony Henfield, otherwise called “Babloo” of Windsor Lane...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police in Inagua probe alleged drowning death of a male - Feb 18, 2017 - 2:32:09 PM

POLICE in Inagua are investigating the circumstances surrounding the apparent drowning death of an adult male that occurred on Friday 17th February 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00noon, a man was on a fishing trip with three other males in waters off Inagua, when he lost consciousness while diving in the water. The victim was transported to shore and taken to the local where he was pronounced dead...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Two arrested in Eleuthera for drug possession - Feb 11, 2017 - 7:19:49 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, Police in Eleuthera took three males into custody in in separate incidents for possession of dangerous drugs.

In the first incident around 8:00pm on Thursday 9th February 2017, officers in Eleuthera were on routine patrol in Rock Sound, when they intercepted a blue vehicle with two males. The vehicle was subsequently searched and a quantity of marijuana was found...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Traffic fatality in Abaco, pedestrian struck in Dundas Town - Jan 27, 2017 - 3:02:44 PM

Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Thursday 26th January 2017 shortly before 10:00pm, a male was reportedly struck by an unknown vehicle on Forest Drive, Dundas Town, Abaco. EMS personnel were called to the scene and transported the victim to the Marsh Harbour Clinic where he was pronounced dead by doctor. Police are actively investigating this matter.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Eleuthera police arrest female after stabbing and robbery incident - Jan 25, 2017 - 8:22:23 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Police in Eleuthera took an adult female into custody following an armed robbery on Tuesday 25th January 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 11:00am, a woman was driving her vehicle in Palmetto Point, when she picked up an adult female who asked for a ride to Savannah Sound. Upon arrival in Savannah Sound the female passenger stabbed the woman with a knife and demanded cash. The victim handed over her handbag and was stabbed again. The suspect then took a small amount of cash from the handbag and fled on foot...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Motorcyclist dies following crash in Andros - Jan 24, 2017 - 10:16:56 AM

Police in Andros are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man following a motorcycle accident that occurred on Monday 23rd January 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 3:00pm, a man was riding his Honda motorcycle at the junction of Lowe Sound and Morgan’s Bluff, when he lost control and crashed into a tree. The man succumbed to his injuries on the scene.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Honduran man dies after industrial accident in Abaco - Jan 18, 2017 - 11:12:15 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating the death of a Honduran male on board a vessel docked at the Marsh Harbour Government Dock.

Reports are that on Tuesday 17th January 2017, shortly before 2:00pm, the male worker reportedly sustained fatal injuries on board the vessel when a metal pallet broke loose and fell on the decease. He was taken to the Marsh Harbour Clinic where he was pronounced dead by doctor.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Wanted: Alexander Michael Medon of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera - Jan 15, 2017 - 11:13:44 AM

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Police in Eleuthera, Bahamas are seeking the public’s help in locating 21 – year old Alexander Michael Medon of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera.

He is wanted for questioning reference to a number of Shop Breakings on that Island.

Medon is a light brown male, slim build about 5’ 9” tall.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Armed robbery in Abaco on Don McKay Blvd - Jan 13, 2017 - 10:37:50 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday 12th January 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 8:00pm, a male while in the area of a business establishment on Don McKay Blvd was held up at gun point by two mask males, one of whom was brandishing a firearm. He was robbed of his licensed .22 Winchester rifle and cell phone. Both males made good their escape.

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