Crime

Fox Hill restaurant owner shot in armed robbery

April 29, 2016

POLICE are seeking the public's help in locating four suspects in connection with an armed robbery and a separate shooting incident that left a man in hospital Thursday night.

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Rapist wants court appeals to be heard separately

April 28, 2016

A MAN challenging two rape convictions in the Court of Appeal is looking to have them heard separately.

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Murder suspect asks to have ankle bracelet removed

April 28, 2016

A MAN awaiting trial in the Supreme Court on murder and attempted murder charges has applied to a judge for a variation of his current bail conditions.

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Man, 26, charged with Andros murder

April 28, 2016

A 26-year-old man charged with the murder of a man in Andros over the weekend made his initial appearance before a magistrate yesterday.

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Gibson: High crime not unique to Bahamas

April 28, 2016

Although the Christie administration is "pleased" with the progress it's making in the fight against crime, it understands that progress is not enough, given the nation's persistent murder rate, according to Minister of Labour and National Insurance Shane Gibson.

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Gunman shoots six one dies

April 28, 2016

An armed man shot six people in Sunshine Park around 9 p.m. on Tuesday, leaving one man dead, police said.

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Killer's sentencing delayed

April 27, 2016

SENTENCING for convicted murderer Basil Black has been rescheduled to June 17 after his newly appointed counsel requested more time during a pre-sentence hearing in the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

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Three murder suspects face court

April 27, 2016

THREE young men accused of murder and attempted murder appeared in the Supreme Court on Tuesday to have their matters joined in one voluntary bill indictment.

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Man who killed son asks for psychiatric help

April 27, 2016

A MAN who admitted responsibility for the beating death of his two-year-son asked Court of Appeal judges yesterday to assist him in receiving psychological help.

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One dead, five in hospital after Sunshine Park shooting

April 27, 2016

ONE MAN has died and five other people, including a woman, are in hospital after a man opened fire on a group in the Sunshine Park park area of Nassau on Tuesday night.

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Children among detained migrant group

April 26, 2016

THREE children, including a two-year-old, were among 16 Haitians intercepted at sea by the US Coast Guard and brought to Grand Bahama on Sunday evening.

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27 years in jail for killer of breastfeeding mother

April 26, 2016

A MAN received a 27-year sentence yesterday for his involvement in the fatal attempted carjacking of a woman who was breastfeeding her baby six years ago.

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Man held at Freeport Harbour after cocaine find

April 25, 2016

A 28-year-old man was arrested on Sunday at Freeport Harbour after he was allegedly caught with a quantity of drugs.

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Marine arrested after reports of gunshots

April 25, 2016

Officers arrested a Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) marine on Friday after receiving reports of gunshots on Emanuel Way, off Soldier Road.

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Moss hits at Ellis' statement launches 'Think, Bahamas'

April 25, 2016

Officers arrested a Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) marine on Friday after receiving reports of gunshots on Emanuel Way, off Soldier Road.

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Man stabbed to death

April 25, 2016

A man died after he was stabbed during an altercation with another man in Morgan's Bluff, Andros, shortly after 2 a.m. yesterday, police said.

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19-year-old man stabbed to death in fight at Andros nightclub

April 24, 2016

A 19-year-old youth is dead after he was stabbed during fight at a nightclub in Andros early on Sunday morning.

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Defence Force officer one of two arrested in connection with firearm, drugs discovery

April 23, 2016

A Royal Bahamas Defence Force Officer and another man are in custody following the seizure of a firearm and a quantity of drugs on Friday.

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Bulgarian man to face ten months in jail for money laundering

April 22, 2016

A BULGARIAN man will serve ten months in prison for money laundering that stemmed from an ATM machine hacking scheme, a judge ruled yesterday.

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Going undie-cover Suspect had kids' underwear as a mask

April 21, 2016

TWO men are in police custody after they were caught attempting to rob a laundromat early yesterday morning.

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