Family members identified the man shot and killed in a parking lot early this morning as Bahamian track and field sprinter and longtime national athlete Shavez Hart.
Shavez Hart Cause of Death-How did Shavez Hart die?
Shavez Hart died from injuries sustained from gunshots.
He was hot and killed in a parking lot on Saturday,3rd August 2022.
Hart was killed just days before his 30th birthday on September 6.
According to police, a group of men got into a physical altercation in the parking lot of a local nightclub in Mount Hope, North Abaco and one of the men left and returned with a firearm.
The gunman reportedly discharged the weapon shooting one of the men in the chest.
Chief Superintendent Chrislyn Skippings said the incident was reported to police shortly after 2 am.
“EMS attended the scene and found no signs of life,” she said.
” The victim was later transported to the Marsh Harbour Clinic where he was seen and examined by a doctor and pronounced dead. The suspect in this matter was later arrested and taken into police custody.
Investigations are being continued” she added.