Nassau, Bahamas – While police to this hour have not made a single statement on the shooting at Marina Village last night and while the minister of national security was playing basketball in a Grand Bahama gym, your Bahamas Press was the ONLY news agency on the ground witnessing the horror experienced by guests and locals in the village. A shooting incident left guests scream in running into shop on Paradise Island following what we now know to have been a chaotic Halloween night. The shooting now has a police officer in the Intensive Care Unit at the Princess Margaret Hospital and left guest and locals visibly shaken and emotional following the mayhem.
Our ‘deep throat’ on the Royal Bahamas Police Force now tell us reserve sergeant, Dwayne DeCosta, was shot in the head during the daring robbery at Marina Village last night.
Doctors now stationed at the bedside of the wounded officer tell BP DeCosta is now fighting for his life and his condition listed as serious.
Around 10 pm gunshot rung out at the entrance at the Marina Village office, leaving DeCosta lying on the ground suffering from wounds inflicted by the robber. Meanwhile another security officer station at the village was also shot by the robbers. Our deep throat now tell us several suspects are still on the run, however, no official word has yet come from the PR division of the RBPF.
However not to worry, your Bahamas Press is also in pursuit of the culprits in this latest shooting crime.