Crime

UPDATED: Police find body as murder count goes up to 54
UPDATED: Police find body as murder count goes up to 54

August 07, 2019

POLICE found a man's lifeless body outside of a building with gunshot wounds early yesterday morning...

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UPDATED: Man found shot dead off Blue Hill Road
UPDATED: Man found shot dead off Blue Hill Road

August 07, 2019

POLICE found a man's lifeless body outside of a building with gunshot wounds early yesterday morning.

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Garlic Festival Shooting: FBI Opens 'Domestic Terrorism' Investigation

August 07, 2019

The FBI has opened a domestic terrorism investigation into the California food festival shooting that left three people dead, including two children...

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Dames concerned about police brutality claims

August 07, 2019

Dames concerned about police brutality claims...

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Three men murdered

August 07, 2019

Three men murdered...

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Former national athlete in court on fraud charges
Former national athlete in court on fraud charges

August 07, 2019

A former national athlete was yesterday denied bail on fraud charges. Triple jumper Allen Mortimer, 41, of Misty Gardens, who police say uses the aliases Sean Miller, Tracy Mortimer, Gordia Ewing and Kayla Allen, appeared before Senior Magistrate Derence Rolle-Davis on charges of credit by [...]

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Two more men murdered
Two more men murdered

August 07, 2019

Police reported yesterday that two more men were murdered. According to police, one of the men was found dead with gunshot wounds on Tuesday morning on Bahama Avenue off Blue Hill Road and the other man died in hospital yesterday after he was shot multiple [...]

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Dames concerned about allegations of police brutality
Dames concerned about allegations of police brutality

August 07, 2019

Minister of National Security Marvin Dames said yesterday that he is “very concerned” about allegations of police brutality by two women who claim they were beaten by a police officer during a traffic stop on Exuma over the weekend...

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PMH nurse accused of raping 14-year-old boy
PMH nurse accused of raping 14-year-old boy

August 07, 2019

A nurse employed at Princess Margaret Hospital was yesterday remanded to prison on charges that he sexually abused a teenage boy. Ricardo Dunbar, 36, of Jasmine Gardens, faced charges of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor of the same sex and indecent assault when he [...]

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Police kill man in Fox Hill
Police kill man in Fox Hill

August 07, 2019

Police shot and killed a man early yesterday morning after officers said he pointed a gun in their direction. Shortly after 2 a.m., officers responded to reports of gunshots on Grant Street, Fox Hill. Police said they encountered a man acting suspiciously. When they approached [...]

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Victim warned to change lifestyle

August 07, 2019

RONALD Pierre remembers pleading with his younger brother to transform his life for himself and his young daughter.

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Beating charge 'very concerning'
Beating charge 'very concerning'

August 07, 2019

AS HE pledged to make public the findings of an investigation into allegations of police brutality in Exuma, National Security Minister Marvin Dames said there will be no "cover-up" if officers are found culpable of wrong doing.

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Accused denies document fraud
Accused denies document fraud

August 07, 2019

A MAN with an unconfirmed nationality was charged yesterday with defrauding three government agencies of various legal documents between 2011 and 2014.

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Woman on cocaine charges in Colombia is from GB

August 07, 2019

THE Bahamian woman arrested over the weekend in Cartegenia, Colombia, accused of attempting to smuggle cocaine out of that country, is a resident of Grand Bahama, The Tribune has learned...

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Man dies after being shot by police
Man dies after being shot by police

August 06, 2019

A man died after being shot by police in Fox Hill early on Tuesday.

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Man found shot dead off Blue Hill Road
Man found shot dead off Blue Hill Road

August 06, 2019

Police are investigating the nation's latest homicide after a man was found dead off Blue Hill Road early on Tuesday.

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UPDATED: Doctor dies in traffic accident
UPDATED: Doctor dies in traffic accident

August 06, 2019

ABACO police are investigating a traffic accident that claimed the life of a woman who was a passenger on Sunday.

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Police kill armed suspect
Police kill armed suspect

August 06, 2019

Police shot and killed a man in Fox Hill after he pointed a gun at officers early this morning...

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Walmart wrestles with how to respond to active shooters
Walmart wrestles with how to respond to active shooters

August 06, 2019

Like most retailers, Walmart is accustomed to the everyday dealings of shoplifters. Now, it's confronting a bigger threat: active shooters. Three days after a man opened fire at one of its stores in El Paso, [...]

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'Police officer punched us in face'
'Police officer punched us in face'

August 06, 2019

WHAT began as a routine ticketing exercise for a broken headlight turned into a nightmare for two women in Exuma who claim they were brutalised on Sunday by one of the most senior officers on the island.

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