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Four Men Left Hospitalized After Shooting Incidents

Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating three suspects involved in three separate shooting incidents on Saturday, April 25 that left four men hospitalized.

The first incident occurred shortly after 10 a.m. A man, who was sitting in his Honda vehicle with a female at the junction of Alexandria Boulevard and Taylor Street, Nassau Village, was approached by two males armed with handguns.

The men fired several shots at them before fleeing the scene on foot. The man received several gunshot wounds to the upper body. He was transported to hospital where he remains in critical condition.

In the second incident, just before 1 p.m., a man waiting at a bus stop on the corner of Brougham Street and Baillou Hill Road was shot to the left elbow. He was taken to hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

The third incident occurred shortly after 9 p.m. Two men were at a home located on Mathew Street, Nassau Village, when one of them was shot to the arm and the other in the leg. The two men are in stable condition at the hospital.

Investigations continue into these incidents.

In other crime news:
Reports indicate that just before 4 p.m. on Friday, April 24, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit along with K-9 unit officers, upon acting on intelligence, uncovered 10 pounds of marijuana in an abandoned home located at Bahama Sound, Exuma.

No one was arrested in connection with this matter.

Investigations continue.

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 2005 Burgundy Honda Inspire vehicle with license plate number 259597 that was taken during an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday, April 25.

According to reports, shortly after 1 p.m., a woman pulled up to her home in Cool Acres and was approached by two men armed with handguns.

They robbed her of her vehicle; one of the man left in her car while the other suspect fled the scene in a silver Honda Accord.

Investigations continue into this incident.

Officers from the Tourism Policing Unit on foot patrol on Charlotte Street on Saturday, April 25, arrested a 56-year-old man following a search where they uncovered a small quantity of marijuana and cocaine in his possession.

According to reports, around noon on Saturday police from that unit observed the man acting suspiciously near Woods Rogers Wharf.

He is expected to appear in court early this week to face formal charges.

Written by Jones Bahamas

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