RBPF Wanted for Murder: Tico Omar 'Pit bull' Lightbourne of Nassau
- Mar 27, 2017 - 1:54:34 PM
The Royal Bahamas Police Force is asking the
public for help in locating 31 – year old Tico Omar Lightbourne, otherwise called “Pit bull” of McCartney Lane and Wilson Track
He is wanted in connection with the Murder and attempted murder of two
males that occurred on Saturday 25th March 2017, at a club located on
Quintine Alley and Wulff Road.
is a dark brown male, medium build, about 5’ 5” to 5’ 7” tall.
Police probe traffic death in Exuma
- Mar 26, 2017 - 2:25:37 PM
Police in Exuma are investigating a traffic accident that has left a man dead on Saturday 25th March 2017.
According to reports, around 6:00pm, a collision occurred on Queens
Highway, George Town, Exuma involving a Suzuki Solio motorcar driven by
an adult male and a Mack truck driven by an adult male. The driver of
the motorcar received serious injuries and was pronounced dead on the
scene by the island’s local doctor...
Police appeal for information in shooting death - Searching for suspects in three armed robberies
- Mar 25, 2017 - 10:52:25 AM
Police appeal for information in shooting death - Police
are also appealing to the public for information to assist in their
investigations into a shooting incident that has left a man dead and
another detained in hospital on Saturday 25th March 2017...
Police searching for suspects in three armed robberies - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating several suspects responsible for three separate arm robberies. In
the first incident, shortly after 11:00am on Friday 24th March 2017,
two men armed with handguns robbed a jewelry store in the Marathon Mall
of an undisclosed amound...
Nassau Police Release Sketch of Wanted Suspect
- Mar 24, 2017 - 5:04:44 PM
Police have released a composite sketch of an adult male of interest in a homicide case.
Police is asking for the public's help in locating the man and want to question him in connection with a recent murder.
The person of interest is a medium brown male, slim built, about 5’ 10” to 5’ 11” tall...
RBPF Wanted for Murder: Mark Clear and Marvin Reckley
- Mar 24, 2017 - 4:56:24 PM
The Royal Bahamas Police Force is also asking the public for help in
locating two suspects wanted for wanted some recent murders.
The first suspect is 28 – year old
Mark Clear of Kemp Road.
is a dark brown male, slim build, about 5’ 5” to 5’ 7” tall. The second suspect is 27 – year old
Marvin Sherman Reckley of Palmetto Avenue
American visitor found unconscious in waters off Grand Bahama
- Mar 24, 2017 - 1:37:30 PM
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of an 80 year old American female on Thursday 23rd
Reports are that shortly before 11:00am, a female visitor was in waters near Silver Point Drive where she
was later found unconscious. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene and transported the
unconscious female to the Rand Memorial Hospital where she later succumbed...
RBPF Wanted: Omar Archer of Nassau
- Mar 24, 2017 - 12:17:12 PM
Bahamas Police Force is asking the public for help in locating 45 – year
old Omar Archer of Lewis Street, Nassau Village who is wanted for
questioning reference to possession of an unlicensed firearm.
Archer is a dark brown male, slim build, about 5’ 9” to 6’ tall...
Nassau Police Seize 6 Illegal Guns In 24 Hours, 2 Men In Custody
- Mar 24, 2017 - 11:44:44 AM
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, the Royal Bahamas Police Force is reporting
that, through two coordinated operations, 6 firearms and several rounds of ammunition were seized over a
In the first incident, which occurred around 9:30pm on Wednesday 22nd March 2017, officers assigned to
the Selective Enforcement Team were conducting an operation on East Street South, when they saw a
man acting in a suspicious manner. He was accosted, searched and a 9mm pistol and fifteen rounds of
ammunition taken from his waistband. The man was subsequently arrested and taken into custody...
Nassau police seek help in locating armed robbery suspects
- Mar 22, 2017 - 11:27:52 PM
Police are searching for two men responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Tuesday 21st March 2017.
According to reports, shortly after 8:00pm, three female workers were
preparing to leave the Parliamentary Voters Card distribution outlet
located at St. Barnabas Church Activity Center, off blue Hill Road, when
they were approached by two men armed with a handgun, who robbed them
of cash and a cell phone before fleeing on foot...
Bimini drug seizure suspects arraigned in Nassau
- Mar 21, 2017 - 3:21:43 PM
Shelrey Swain age 42 years of Murphy Town, Abaco was arraigned before Magistrate Andrew Forbes in
Magistrate Court #8 Nassau Street, New Providence on Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to
supply, he pleaded not guilty to the charge and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional
Services until trial on the 16th June 2017.
Romeris Stuart age 45 years and Richard Smith age 44 years, both of Bailey Town, Bimini were arraigned
before Magistrate Andrew Forbes in Magistrate Court #8 Nassau Street, New Providence on (2) counts of
Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to supply....
Royal Bahamas Police Force Medal Presentation (Second Ceremony) at Government House
- Mar 21, 2017 - 3:18:43 PM
Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling presented
medals to over 200 officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force during
the second Medal Presentation on the Lower Grounds of Government House
on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
In group photos, the Governor General (centre) stands next to Prime
Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie (centre left) and Minister Nottage
Police make two major drug seizures in Bimini
- Mar 19, 2017 - 11:10:14 PM
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017,
officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit along with U.S Law Enforcement
Officers took three men in custody after they seized a large amount of
dangerous drugs during two separate incidents in Bimini on Sunday 19th
The first incident took place shortly after 8:00am,
officers executed a search warrant at a residence on South Bimini where
they discovered 191.5 lbs. of marijuana with a street value of over
$191,000 (one hundred and ninety one thousand dollars). A 54 year old
male resident of Bimini was taken into police custody...
Cocaine seized at Lynden Pindling Airport - Two men arrested in stolen vehicle - Firearm and drugs seized
- Mar 19, 2017 - 12:41:28 PM
Cocaine Seized at Lynden Pindling Airport - Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Drug
Enforcement Unit officers along with K – 9 Unit officers are reporting
the seizure of a large amount of cocaine at the Lynden Pindling
International Airport (LPIA) on Saturday 18th March 2017.
Reports are that around 6:30pm, Drug Enforcement Unit officers along
with K – 9 Unit officers, during a routine cargo examination conducted a
search of an unclaimed suitcase...
Woman robbed in her home on London Ave, Nassau
- Mar 19, 2017 - 12:05:20 PM
Police are seeking the public’s help in locating two
men responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday 18th
Reports are that shortly after 3:00pm, two men armed with a handgun
entered a home located on London Avenue, where they robbed a woman of a
Rolex watch and cash before fleeing on foot.
Investigations are ongoing...
Suspects Arraigned for rape, armed robbery, and shooting death in Bimini
- Mar 18, 2017 - 9:19:01 PM
Two suspects were hauled before the Magistrate Court in Grand Bahama on
Thursday 16th March 2017, one for the shooting death of a male in Bimini
and the other for armed robbery and rape that occurred in 2015.
Greg Israel Pinder age 42 years of Easter Avenue was arraigned before
Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on Rape and Armed
Robbery charges. He was not required to enter a plea and was remanded to
the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial
(Preliminary Inquiry) on Tuesday 23rd May 2017...
Corrections officer found hanging in cell at Elizabeth Estates Police Station
- Mar 17, 2017 - 1:15:12 AM
Her Majesty's Coroner, Mrs. Jeanine Weech-Gomez, is investigating the
circumstances surrounding the death of a male officer from the Bahamas
Department of Corrections, who died while in lawful custody for a
domestic incident on Thursday, 16th March, 2017.
reports, shortly before 11:00 am, police officers discovered the man
hanging in a cell at the Elizabeth Estates Police Station.
Life saving procedures was immediately done by healthcare officials
the nearby clinic and EMS personnel responded to the station where life
saving procedures continued while
the man was transported to the hospital...
Murder suspect to appear in court Friday - Drug arrest on Palm Beach St. - 2 firearms & ammo seized
- Mar 17, 2017 - 12:06:30 AM
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, a man
was arrested on Wednesday 15th March 2017, after police found a quantity
of dangerous drugs in a vehicle he was driving.
reports, around 10:30am, Mobile Division officers were on routine patrol
on Palm Beach Street, when a white Maxima motorcar being driven by the
man was intercepted.
The vehicle was searched and 160 small
packages of marijuana were found. The man was taken into custody in
connection with the seizure...
Suspect in Nassau Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident Surrenders to Police
- Mar 15, 2017 - 1:37:01 PM
Police are pleased to report that 25 – year old Jason Cleare of Faith
Gardens, who was being sought in connection with a fatal hit-and-run
accident that occurred driver on Saturday 18th February 2017, turned
himself into officers at the Police Traffic Department on Tuesday 14th
According to reports, shortly before 7:00pm on Saturday 18th February
2017, a man was riding his motorcycle on Hibiscus Road off Farrington
Road, when a blue Honda vehicle collided with him and failed to stop.
The victim was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on
Sunday 19th February 2017...
Nassau police investigate 2 shootings - Man arrested for drug possession
- Mar 15, 2017 - 12:50:24 PM
Police are investigating two separate shooting incidents that have left two men detained in in hospital on
Tuesday 14th March 2017.
In the first incident, shortly after 9:00pm, a man showed up to hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot
wound. He was treated and detained in stable condition.
Then shortly after 10:00pm, two men were fighting on East Bay Street that led to a man standing in the area
being shot. The victim was taken to hospital where he remains in stable condition...
18-yr-old Grand Bahama male seriously injured in traffic accident
- Mar 13, 2017 - 1:53:31 PM
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left an 18 year old male hospitalized.
Reports are that on Saturday 11th March 2017 shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a traffic accident
on Midshipman Road involving a 2002 Toyota Highlander, that was travelling west on Midshipman Road
when the vehicle overturned and landed into nearby bushes. The lone passenger was ejected from the
vehicle and the vehicle received extensive damages. The victim was transported to the Rand Memorial
Hospital and was seen by doctor where he is listed in serious condition...