RBPF Nassau: Armed robbery and shooting - Nightclub raid nets 5 drug possession arrests - High-powered assault rifle seized - 7 arrests
- Apr 27, 2015 - 11:52:23 AM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Armed robbery and shooting: In the first incident shortly after 10:00pm
on Sunday 26th April 2015, a woman was driving her Nissan Primera
vehicle on Prince Charles Drive, when a man in a Cherokee jeep armed
with a handgun pulled up on the side of her and ordered her out her
vehicle. The suspect then abandon the jeep he was driving and sped off
in the woman’s vehicle...
Raid on Nightclub nets five arrested for Drug Possession: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing
Priorities for 2015, police are reporting the arrest of four men and a
woman for drug possession following a raid on a nightclub on Sunday 26th
Seize high-powered assault rifle: According to reports, shortly before 2:00am
on Monday 27th April 2015, officers from the Flying Squad acting on
intelligence went to house under construction located at Great Britain
Street, Flamingo Gardens, where they uncovered a high-powered assault
Nassau police seize firearm, arrest 22 - 15 others arrested in 2 operations
- Apr 27, 2015 - 9:30:20 AM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Firearm seized, 22 arrested:
POLICE are reporting the
seizure of one illegal firearm, the arrest of 12 Jamaican females and 10
other persons for various criminal offences such as murder and
dangerous drugs, during their crime suppression operation conducted by
the Flying Squad last night.
15 arrested in two separate operations:
POLICE are also reporting the arrest of 15
persons in separate operations conducted by officers from the
Southeastern and Southwestern Divisions on Friday 24th April 2015.
Nassau, Bahamas -
Police seized drugs in Exuma in abandoned house
- Apr 27, 2015 - 2:23:36 AM
Exuma, Bahamas - According to reports,
shortly before 4:00pm on Friday 24th April 2015, officers from the Drug
Enforcement Unit along with officers from the K-9 Unit, acting on
intelligence went to the rear of an abandoned house located at Bahama
Sound, Exuma, where they uncovered 10 pounds of marijuana. No one was
taken into custody for this find.
Investigations are ongoing...
Nassau police search for 3 shooting suspects - Burgundy Honda Inspire taken during robbery
- Apr 26, 2015 - 12:09:08 PM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspects in
three separate shooting incidents that has left four men detained in
hospital on Saturday 25th April 2015.
the first incident, shortly after 10:00am, a man was sitting in his
Honda vehicle with a female friend at the junction of Alexandria
Boulevard and Taylor Street, Nassau Village, when two males armed with
handguns fired several shots at them before fleeing on foot. The man
received several gunshot wounds to the upper body and was transported to
hospital, where he remains in serious condition.
Bahamas Tourism Policing Unit make drug arrest - 6 other arrests in 24 hours
- Apr 26, 2015 - 9:13:09 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Man arrested by Tourism Policing Unit officers for drug possession.
to reports around 12:00noon on Saturday 25th April 2015, officers from
the Tourism Policing Unit, were on foot patrol on Charlotte Street near
Woods Rodgers Wharf, when they observed a 56 – year old man acting
suspiciously. The officers conducted a search of the man and found a
small quantity of marijuana and cocaine in his possession. The suspect
was taken into custody and is expected to appear in court early this
week to be formally charged...
Stabbing incident in Bimini
- Apr 25, 2015 - 1:47:20 PM
Bimini, The Bahamas - On Saturday 25th
April 2015, shortly after 2:00am, police received information that a
male and female both of Porgy Bay, Bimini, were involved in an
altercation, when the female reportedly stabbed the male with a knife to
the upper chest area. The male was taken to the Bimini Clinic and seen
by doctor who listed his injuries as serious. He is schedule to be
airlifted to New Providence for further medical attention.
The 36 year old female was later taken into police custody. Investigations are continuing.
Armed robbery at Grand Bahama business on East Mall Drive
- Apr 25, 2015 - 12:02:38 PM
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an
armed robbery that occurred at a business establishment on the East Mall
Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama.
are that on Friday 24th April 2015, shortly before 10:00pm, Officers
received information that five men who were all described as wearing
dark clothing, mask covering their faces and all armed with a firearm,
held up and robbed the patrons of the establishment of cash, jewelry and
cell phones, before making good their escape in an unknown direction.
Abaco traffic fatality involving bicycle
- Apr 25, 2015 - 10:43:42 AM
Abaco, Bahamas -
Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic fatality that has left a 49
year old male resident of the Pigeon Peas, Abaco dead.
are that on Friday 24th April, 2015 shortly after 9:00pm, police
received information that a male travelling north on his bicycle on Don
McKay Boulevard was struck by an unknown vehicle also travelling north
but did not stop. EMS personnel were called to the scene and the victim
was transported to the Marsh Harbour Clinic where he was later
pronounced dead by doctor.
Grand Bahama police report 4 missing persons
- Apr 24, 2015 - 1:39:32 PM
Freeport, The Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama needs your assistance in locating the following persons:
Antonio Hensley McNeish age 41 years of #168 Tasman Close, Freeport,
Grand Bahama. He is described as standing at 5’10” tall, slim built,
dark brown complexion and weighing 160 pounds.
Edith Alfaro Porras age 40 years of Costa Rica, South America. She is
described as Caucasian, standing at 5 feet tall, weighing 160 pounds and
3. Eliecer Ruiz Urena age 46 years of Costa Rica, South America...
Nassau: Shooting on Carib Rd - Woman robbed on Pentecostal Way - Union Village shooting victim identified
- Apr 24, 2015 - 11:21:13 AM
Bahamas) According to reports, shortly before 8:00am, on Thursday 23rd
April 2015, two men were standing in front of a home located at Carib
Road off Mackey Street, when they got into an argument with two other
men armed with handguns. The gunmen shot one of them to the ankle and
the other to the thigh before fleeing on foot. The victims were taken to
hospital, where they remain in stable condition.
Investigations are ongoing.
Barlett Hill Primary Learns about Road Safety
- Apr 23, 2015 - 12:00:57 PM
The Grand Bahama Road Safety Committee talked to Bartlett Hill Primary School
students on Tuesday 21st April 2015, during their morning assembly. In attendance was GB Road
Traffic Deputy Controller Basil V Rahming, John R Fraser co-chairman,
Cpl 1324 Mik Sears GB Traffic Police Division and the committee's mascot
Cpl 007 Road Rick.
Following the welcome by principal Gia
Walker and assistant principal Mrs Green, the students were told that
the committee truly believes the old African proverb that says " It
takes a village to raise a child," and that the committee is a part of
that village, concerned particularly with their safety when using the
3 Nassau women arrested after surveillance video posted on social media
- Apr 23, 2015 - 10:33:43 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police arrested three adult females for stealing on Wednesday 22nd
April 2015, in connection with a surveillance video that was recently
posted to social media.
Reports are that on 8th April 2015, video surveillance caught the three
women in the act as they stole a number of items from a beauty supply
store located on Carmichael Road. The matter was reported to the police,
who commenced an investigation that led to the arrest of the three
females by officers from the Flying Squad.
Nassau man dead after Union village shooting death - Shooting incident in front of a bar at Baillou Hill
- Apr 23, 2015 - 10:10:34 AM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Union village shooting death: Police are seeking the public’s help in solving a shooting incident that has left one man dead on Wednesday 22nd April 2015.
to reports, shortly before 2:00pm, a man was walking through Union
Village with a female, when a man with a handgun approached them and
shot the man..
Shooting incident in front of a bar: Preliminary reports are, that shortly after
11:00pm on Wednesday 22nd April 2015, a man was standing in front of a
bar located at Baillou Hill Road South, when the occupants of a dark Kia
vehicle pulled up and shot him to the thigh before speeding off...
Alert residents in Nassau help nab attempted robbery suspect
- Apr 21, 2015 - 4:54:15 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - A 24
year old man of Bacardi Road is in custody after he was arrested
shortly after an attempted armed robbery on Monday 20th April 2015.
to reports, shortly after 8:00am, a woman was about to enter her
vehicle in front of her home located on Spikenard Road, when a man armed
with a handgun attempted to rob her of her handbag. A struggle ensued
and the woman alerted nearby residents who came to her rescue. The
suspect attempted to flee but he was subdued by residents who notified
Nassau man shot dead while repairing a vehicle on Ida Street, another man in hospital
- Apr 21, 2015 - 12:20:01 AM
Police are seeking
the public’s help in solving a shooting incident that has left one man
dead and another detained in hospital on Monday 20th April 2015.
to reports, shortly after 4:00pm, a man was repairing a vehicle on Ida
Street, when a man armed with a handgun approached him and shot him
several times before fleeing on foot. The victim succumbed to his
injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene. Another man who was
standing nearby was shot in the arm and was taken to hospital, where he
remains in stable condition.Investigations are ongoing.
RBPF Wanted: Lynden Lee Johnson of Caravel Beach, Grand Bahama
- Apr 20, 2015 - 9:10:16 PM
Police in Grand Bahama are searching for 22
year old LYNDEN LEE JOHNSON of #94 Bonefish Street, Caravel Beach, Grand
Bahama. He is wanted for Armed Robbery and is described as standing at
6’1” tall, 150 pounds, medium brown complexion and thin built.
is considered armed and extremely dangerous and should be approached
with caution. If seen you are to contact the Central Detective Unit
Office in Grand Bahama at telephone numbers 350-3106-12, 911, 919 or
call your nearest police station.
Indian visitor to The Bahamas dies in clinic in Bimini
- Apr 20, 2015 - 1:10:16 PM
Police in Bimini are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a male visitor in Bimini.
Reports are that on,
Sunday 19th April 2015 shortly before 12:00am, Bimini police were called
to the Government Clinic where a Caucasian male visitor with bruises
about the body was brought into the clinic by two male visitors. The 35
year old male of India later succumbed to injuries at the clinic...
170 Illegal Immigrants Arrested in Bimini, Bahamas
- Apr 16, 2015 - 12:20:56 PM
Bimini, Bahamas - Law Enforcement Officers in Bimini arrest a total of 170 illegal Immigrants.
are that on Wednesday 15th April 2015 at 11:00pm, officers received
information that a 50 ft. blue and white Haitian sloop with engine and
sail was moored at the Ferry Dock at Bailey Town, Bimini with Haitian
immigrants on board. A team of Law Enforcement Officers consisting of
Police, Immigration and Defense Force Officers responded. A total of 113
adult males, 25 adult females and 32 children were taken into custody...