<<< A photo of 21 year-old, Jermaine Deal, discovered dead in Mastic Point Andros last night.
Mastic Point, Andros — The Bahamas has started the year off as the bloodiest ever seen in its history. Mastic Point, Andros has recorded the latest murder in the country last evening, the 4th occurring in the last 5 days.
The victim is a graduate in the class of 2006 at the North Andros High School. He is 21 year-old, Jermaine Deal, who was found shot to death on Saturday evening alongside a cold lonely road in Mastic Point around 8pm. Bahamas Press investigators are already on ground in the community where Deal was discovered and here’s what we know.
Deal’s was shot multiple times about the body with two visible shots to his head and chest. His body was discovered nearby his car on the side of the road where it is believed the incident took place.
Bahamas Press agents also know, Deal was found by his sister who we know had received a text message from a passerby telling her that he [Deal] might have had an accident on the road. The text sender has not yet to be identified by BP.
Residents of Andros particularly those in the Mastic Point community are calling on all residents to come together and solve this latest homicide which has shocked the small settlement.
Meanwhile, upon hearing the news, political activist Rodney Moncur told BP, “The Workers party condemns the escalations of murders that are taking place through out our nation, as the new year rolls in.
“We blame Prime Minister Hubert Ingaham and the FNM government for failing to guard the nation against the importation of illegal guns and weaponry coming into our island nation. We say that the government should start hanging immediately. Let us not surrender our nation to the murderers.”
Moncur announced a pro-hanging march slated for Saturday 16th January at 9 a.m. The march will begin and end at the R.M. Bailey Park.
The murder records the 92nd in the country since 2009.