POLICE INVESTIGATES SHOOTING INCIDENT
Nassau, Bahamas - Police on the Island of New
Providence are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and
locating the person responsible for a shooting incident Tuesday, 29th
January, 2019, which left two adult males with injuries.
to reports, shortly after 10:00pm, a group of men were standing on a
porch of a residence on East Street, south, when they were approached by
a male armed with a firearm, who opened fire in their direction,
injuring two of them before running away. The injured men were
transported to hospital, where they are listed in serious, but stable
Police are appealing to members of the public who may
have information concerning this incident, to contact Crime Stoppers at
328-TIPS (8477) or the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2.
Investigations are ongoing.
93 FIXED PENALTY NOTICES ISSUED TO DRIVERS BY MOBILE
DIVISION OFFICERS IN PAST 24 HOUR
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 nine (9) persons for outstanding criminal
warrants, threats of harm and possession of dangerous drugs over the
past 24 hours.
Additionally, 93 drivers were ticketed for various traffic violations
PREVENTION TIP - IF YOU SEE OR SUSPECT A CRIME IS BEING COMMITTED; PAY
PARTICULAR ATTENTION TO THE FEATURES OF THE OFFENDER/S AND ANY VEHICLES