30 cited at road check in Grand Bahama

FREEPORT - In an effort to keep the streets safe, officers at the Eight Mile Rock Division conducted a road check exercise Friday morning at the Warren J Levarity Highway.

ASP Loretta Mackey, press liaison officer, said the exercise was held between midnight and 3am.

She reported that 30 drivers were cited for various traffic offences.

In addition, some six persons were arrested - one person for failing to give a name and address, and five persons for outstanding warrants of apprehension issued by the Magistrate's Court in Eight Mile Rock.

Ms Mackey said exercises were also conducted in other areas to minimise traffic accidents on Grand Bahama streets.

Traffic police were also visible on Midshipman Road near Victoria Place conducting a speed check between 8am and 9am on Friday.

About 34 persons were cited for speeding, and four for unlicensed vehicles.


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