A 46-year-old man of Coral Gardens, Freeport, has died in hospital in Grand Bahama this morning after being shot in the Caravel Beach area on Thursday night.
Police report that shortly after 11pm, officers were called to the Caravel Beach area, where they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds about the body. EMS personnel were called to the scene and the victim was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital, where he was seen by doctor who listed his condition as critical.
However, shortly before 3am on Friday, the victim succumbed to his injuries. Police are treating it as a homicide, the 84th in the country this year.
Police are actively investigating and are appealing to the public for information to contact them at the Central Detective Unit at 350-3107/12, 911/919 or the nearest police station.