A man was assaulted on Emmaplein, police asks public assistance


Police asks assistance

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — On Sunday June 7th 2015, between 9 and 10 p.m. a 49-year old man from Saint Martin was assaulted by an unknown man. This happened in the vicinity of the Diamond Casino close to the ATM.

A little earlier that evening the Saint Martin inhabitant had a heated argument with a woman. The argument was about money. When the victim went to the ATM he was attacked by this unknown male. The victim sustained injuries to his head and face.

The police are investigating this case, but would really appreciate if any witnesses who saw or heard anything that could be related to this case, to come forward and let our detective department know what they witnessed.

They can come to the police station in Philipsburg to talk with the detective that’s handling this case in person, or they can call the police on telephone number 542 2222.