Male shot on Melvern Road

Male shot on Melvern Road
Police on the scene of a crime.

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A male was shot today in the area of Melvern Road, according to police officials. He was transported to the hospital via private vehicle. His condition is currently unknown.

This is a developing story.


Preliminary reports indicate that around 8:30 pm on Wednesday July 10th, the victim arrived at a residence on Melvern Road in Yellow Elder Gardens. Upon exiting his vehicle, the occupants of a gray Japanese vehicle accosted him and opened fire, resulting in him sustaining an injury to his head.

The 36-year-old victim was transported to the hospital in a private vehicle; his injury is not life- threatening, and he remains in stable condition.

Police are urging anyone with information about the most recent shooting to call 911, 919, the Criminal Investigation Department at 502-9991, or to submit anonymous tips through CRIME STOPPERS at 328-TIPS (8477).