Police confirm there has been another fatal shooting on the streets of the capital.
Sometime before 7am today, police discovered the lifeless body of a young woman laying down on a dirt road in Cox Way, just off East Street.
The victim we can report is believed to be in her early 20s.
We can confirm she suffered a fatal blunt gunshot wound to the head.
Investigators tell us, there is no sign that the woman has been sexually assaulted.
Bahamas Press decries the state of emergency now hitting the Bahamas on crime and violence lately.
The developments have prompted the American Embassy here in the Bahamas to warn its residents of the developments of crime in the country.
Last week in an email to all residents the Embassy noted trends of car holdups; warning its citizens to be vigilant of the developments.