Police recover high-powered illegal firearm and ammunition

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police recovered an illegal high-powered firearm from the streets of New Providence on Saturday, July 6, 2019.

According to police reports, shortly after 8:00p.m.,Anti-Gang and Firearms Officers, acting on information, conducted a search of an abandoned building on West Street and Rupert Dean Lane and recovered an AK47 rifle which contained seven rounds of ammunition.

No arrest was made in this incident and investigations are ongoing.