Officials have identified country’s homicide victims #45 and #46 – Young cut down by rebels running wild in the capital
Nassau, Bahamas — Police have identified the man shot and killed at Dignity Gardens on Wednesday as 21-year-old DWIGHT RHODEIRO SMITH of EXCELLENCE ESTATES.
According to reports around 6:00 pm the deceased was standing near a home in the Haitian Village when he was approached and subsequently shot to the upper body by a male.
He was taken to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The second male shot and killed four hours later on Wednesday has been identified as 42-year-old JAVON SINDAR GLINTON of CORDEAUX AVENUE.
According to reports around 9:44 pm the deceased was standing in front of a home on Cordeaux Avenue when he was approached by the occupants of a silver vehicle.
It is reported that a male exited the vehicle and fired gunshots which resulted in the deceased being shot to the upper body. He was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS personnel.
Police are questioning two (2) people, a 24-year-old Bahamian male and a 32-year-old female, believed to be a Jamaican national in connection with this incident.
The murder country now stands at 46 for the year with six murders occurring over a seven-day period.