||Last Updated: Aug 19, 2017 - 9:46:15 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police have launched an island-wide manhunt for the suspects responsible for three separate shootings that have left three men dead on Friday 18th August 2017.
In the first incident, around 8:00am, Police received a report of a man found dead on Hospital Lane. Responding officers arrived in the scene where they met the lifeless body of a male in the passenger seat of a truck who had been shot. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.
Then shortly after 8:00am, Police received a report of a man found dead in bushes off Step Street, Fox Hill. Responding officers arrived in the scene where they met the lifeless body of a male who had been shot. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.
Later that same evening shortly after 9:00pm, a man was standing in front of his home off Kemp Road, when the occupants of a silver Honda Fit car pulled up and shot him before speeding off. The man was transported to hospital where he later succumbed.
Police are actively investigation these three shootings.
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