Man arrested in GB for illegal firearm

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A male is in police custody after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition in Grand Bahama on Sunday.

According to police reports, shortly after 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, officers of Rapid Response responded to a disturbance at the Taino Beach area and acting on information, arrested a 21-year-old male of Fortune Bay, who was found in possession of a black and grey pistol with one live round of ammunition.

He was also wanted by the Magistrate Court in Freeport on two outstanding warrants. He will be arraigned before the Magistrate Court early this week.