RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery - Recovered illegal firearm
By Audley Peters RBPF, PACO
May 30, 2020 - 10:50:30 AM
POLICE INVESTIGATES ARMED ROBBERY
Nassau, Bahamas - Police on the island of New Providence are seeking the public assistance in identifying and locating three male suspects believed to be responsible for committing an armed robbery which occurred on Friday 29th May 2020.
According to reports, shortly after 5:00pm, a female while parked on East Bay Street, when a light blue Nissan Cube pulled in front of her with three occupants. One of the males armed with a handgun, exited the vehicle and approached her, then robbed her of a 2017 silver Chevrolet Silverado truck. Both vehicles left the area heading in an eastern direction.
POLICE RECOVERED ILLEGAL FIREARM
The efforts of the men and women of the Royal Bahamas Police Force has led to the discovery and removal of an illegal firearm from the streets of New Providence. According to reports, shortly before 9:00pm, officers from the Mobile Units, while patrolling on Davis Street became suspicious of a male walking along a track road. On seeing the officers, the suspect fled on foot. The officers chased the suspects, while doing so, officers discovered a black CP-X 9mm pistol with three unfired rounds of ammunition. The suspect was able to make good his escape.
Police are appealing to members of the public, who may have information that can assist with these investigations, to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, Crime stoppers at 328-TIPS (8477) or the nearest police station Investigations are ongoing.
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