Daily Reports


Media Relations Dept.
Police Headquarters
P.O. Box HM 530
Tel: (441) 299-4249/4291/4321
Fax: (441) 299-4322
E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Wednesday, July 11,2018
Distribution: All Media

Man Arrested on the Causeway After Fleeing Airport Customs Area

Around 1:10pm Tuesday, July 10th police officers responded to a reported incident at the L.F. Wade International Airport.

It appears that an arriving passenger, believed to be a 37 year old visitor to the island, fled on foot from the local Customs area for arriving passengers inside the airport.

Police officers pursued the individual and apprehended him a short time later on the Causeway.

He remains in police custody at this time – on suspicion of drug importation – pending further inquiries.

All incidents are under investigation. Police are appealing to members of the public who have witnessed these incidents or may have information pertaining to them to contact their respective Police Station, Police Headquarters at 295-0011 or the confidential Crimestoppers Hotline on 1 (800) 623-8477.

Public & Media Relations Department