Illegal firearm recovered, adult male in custody

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police arrested an adult male on Monday, July 1, 2019, after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

According to police reports, shortly after 6:00p.m., South Central Division Officers, while at West End Avenue, conducted a search of the male and recovered a 9mm pistol and 21 rounds of ammunition.

The man was taken into custody and is expected to be formally charged before a magistrate court later this week.