Abaco Police investigate apparent attempted murder


Police on the island of Abaco have in custody a man assisting with investigations into an apparent attempted murder.

According to crime reports, it was shortly before 7p.m. on Friday evening when a fight broke out at business establishment in Cooper’s Town.

The physical altercation between the owner of the business and another male, allegedly prompting a relative of the business owner to pull out a handgun and fire in the direction of the victim.

Emergency medical services airlifted the wounded man to the capital where he is listed in serious and potentially fatal condition.

Investigations into the matter is ongoing.