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RBPF Nassau: Murder suspect to be charged - Police investigates shooting incident
By Supt. Shanta Knowles, RBPF
May 13, 2019 - 9:00:29 AM

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MURDER SUSPECT TO BE CHARGED

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are pleased to announce that an adult male will be formally charged in Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon on Monday 13th May, 2019 in connection with a homicide investigation.

A 42 year old male will be arraigned on a charge of murder, in connection with the death of Antoine Barron Roberts, who was killed on 3rd May, 2019 at Hospital Lane.

The Royal Bahamas Police Force thanks members of the public for assisting with information, which has led to the arrest of a suspect in this matter. We are encouraged by your support and ask that you continue to partner with us as we work diligently to create safer communities.

POLICE INVESTIGATES SHOOTING INCIDENT

Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, Sunday 12th May, 2019 which has left an adult male in hospital.

According to reports, shortly before 10:00pm a male was standing in front of a residence on Dunmore Street off Baillou Hill Road, when the occupants of a blue Nissan vehicle opened fire in his direction, hitting him before speeding away. The victim was transported to a hospital, where he is listed in stable condition.

Investigations are ongoing.

48 FIXED PENALTY NOTICES ISSUED TO DRIVERS BY MOBILE
DIVISION OFFICERS IN PAST 48 HOUR 

Officers from the Mobile Divisions conducted road checks in various parts of the island. Their efforts, which were intended to educate, reduce crime, and to minimize the ability of criminals to commit criminal activity, resulted in the arrest of twenty (20) persons for outstanding criminal warrants, armed robbery, making threats of death, assault and causing harm over the 48 past hours.  

Additionally, 48 drivers were ticketed for various traffic violations including 9 drivers driving an unlicensed vehicle and 2 drivers driving a valid driver’s license.

CRIME PREVENTION SAFETY TIPS – TAKE A STAND AGAINST ILLEGAL FIREARMS BY COOPERATING WITH THE POLICE IN PROVIDING INFORMATION REGARDING THE WHEREABOUTS OF ANY ILLEGAL FIREARM.

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