Illegal firearm recovered, suspect arrested

NASSAU, BAHAMAS  –  Police in New Providence arrested an adult male after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm on Thursday, March 28, 2019.

According to police reports, shortly before 5:00 p.m. on Thursday past, Central Detective Unit Officers executed a search warrant on a home at Cumberbatch Alley, where they discovered a .45mm pistol with six rounds of ammunition.

The male is expected to be formally charged before the court sometime this week.

Investigations continue.