‘Haitian Village’ raid results in multiple apprehensions

‘Haitian Village’ raid results in multiple apprehensions

Thirty illegal migrants were apprehended yesterday after several homes in the ‘Haitian Village’ on Joe Farrington Road was searched.

According to reports, shortly after 7:00 a.m., officers from the Royal Bahamas Police Force and Bahamas Immigration Department, acting on information, searched a number of homes in the “Haitian Village” on Joe Farrington Road and recovered a .40 millimeter pistol, a 12 gauge shotgun, 95 rounds of .40 ammunition and 45 rounds of shotgun ammunition and a 11 pounds of marijuana.

Two adult males were also taken into custody and are expected to be formally charged at a later date.



Shortly after 9:00 a.m. yesterday, Cat Island Division officers acting on information, while at the dock in Smith’s Bay, conducted a search of a male, and recovered from his bag, a package containing one pound of marijuana. The suspect was taken into custody and is expected to be transported to New Providence later today.

Investigations are ongoing.