Nassau, Bahamas - MAN TO APPEAR IN COURT TODAY ON MURDER AND
ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGES
Police are pleased to announce that an adult male will be arraigned in court at 12:00noon today (Friday 17th
March 2017), to be formally charged with the murder of Delanzo Cartwright and the attempted murder of
Tia Green and Devonte Kerr that occurred at Walnut Street, Pinewood Gardens on 10th March 2017.
MAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, a man was arrested on Wednesday 15th March 2017, after police found a quantity of dangerous drugs in a vehicle he was driving.
According to reports, around 10:30am, Mobile Division officers were on routine patrol on Palm Beach Street, when a white Maxima motorcar being driven by the man was intercepted.
The vehicle was searched and 160 small packages of marijuana were found. The man was taken into custody in connection with the seizure.
POLICE SEIZED TWO FIREARMS AND A LARGE
AMOUNT OF AMMUNITION
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017,
police are reporting the seizure of two
firearms and several rounds of ammunition in separate incidents on Thursday 16th March 2017.
In the first incident, shortly after 7:00am, Mobile Division officers acting on information went to a premises
located on Emanuel Drive off Soldier Road, where a .30 revolver along with 6 live rounds of ammunition
was found. No one was arrested in connection with the seizure.
In the second incident, which occurred shortly before 1:00pm, officers assigned to the Selective
Enforcement Team carried out an operation on Avocado Street, Pinewood Gardens and 338 live rounds
of assorted ammunition was found hidden in bushes at the rear of a home. No one was arrested in
relation to the seizure.
In the final incident a man walking on Blue Hill Road and Martin Street was taken into custody for being in
possession of an illegal pistol. Reports are that shortly before 10:00pm, officers from the Selective
Enforcement Team were on mobile patrol when a man was seen acting in a suspicious manner. He was
accosted, searched and a 9mm pistol and ten live rounds of ammunition were found in his
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ABOUT ANYONE ENGAGING IN CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, NO MATTER
HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, IS URGED TO ANONYMOUSLY CONTACT
THE POLICE AT 919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR 1-242-300-
8476 (FAMILY ISLANDS)