Police investigate recent armed robberies

Police investigate recent armed robberies

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police on New Providence are actively searching for a number of men believed to be responsible for three armed robberies which occurred on Tuesday.

According to police reports, the first incident happened shortly before 7:00 a.m., when a woman was walking on Fire trail Road off Carmichael Road. The woman was approached by a male armed with a firearm, who robbed her of her handbag containing cash and other items before running away.

In the second incident, shortly after 9:00p.m, a male was at a business establishment on Gibbs Corner when he was approached by a male armed with a firearm. He was robbed of cash and a cell phone before getting into his 2016 silver Honda Accord and speeding away.

In the third incident, shortly after 11:00 p.m., a female was in a parking lot on West Bay Street when she was approached by an armed man who robbed her of her handbag, which contained cash and other personal items. The man then got into her red two-door Honda Civic and sped away.