Illegal firearm recovered, adult male in custody

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police in New Providence on Saturday arrested an adult male after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm.

According to police reports, shortly before 2:00 a.m. on Saturday, Mobile Division Officers, were on patrol on Farrington Road in the area of Chippingham, when they reason to stop a Toyota Vehicle with one occupant.

The Officers conducted a search of the vehicle and recovered a 12-gauge Mossberg shotgun.

The man is expected to be formally charged before a Magistrate Court this week.