Man shot to death in drive-by shooting is country’s latest homicide

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, which occurred on Sunday, June 9, 2019, which has left an adult male dead.

According to police reports, shortly before 9:00p.m. on Sunday, a man was standing in front of a home on Price Street in Nassau Village, when he was approached by occupants of a vehicle, who opened fire on him, hitting him about the body before speeding away.

Paramedics were called to the scene and attempted to revive the injured man, but he was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police are appealing to members of the public, who may have information that can assist with this investigations, to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, Crime stoppers at 328-TIPS (8477) or the nearest police station.

Investigations are ongoing.