Police investigates shooting incident in Haitian shanty town

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Friday, May 31, 2019, which left an adult male in hospital.

According to police reports, shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Friday, a man was sitting on his vehicle in the Haitian Community off Cowpen Road, when he was approached by an armed male who shot him multiple times about the body, before running away.

Paramedics were called to the scene and transported the victim to hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

Investigations are ongoing.