Rotterdam police identify shooting victim as Rene Paul aka Kobie and Geraldo Constanza Maloon becomes a suspect in this case

Geraldo and Kobie
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HOLLAND, Rotterdam – Twenty detectives attached to the Rotterdam police are now investigating last Thursday’s fatal shooting in Meineszlaan, Rotterdam Holland.

39 year old RENE, otherwise known as Kobie Paul died during the violent shooting which also left his friend Geraldo Constanza Maloon unconscious after he was shot in the face by unknown persons.

Dutch media reports stated on Monday that Geraldo is now listed as a suspect in the investigation.

Press Prosecutor Karola Van Knee confirmed to our newsroom on Monday that they have been contacted by the Dutch Prosecutor’s Office in connection with the investigation however she refused to give any further information.

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The deceased Kobie Paul who was born on the island of Dominica, is a long time resident of St. Maarten and traveled to Holland with US $27,000 to purchase a truck when he was apparently robbed during which process he lost his life.

The money was fully declared before his departure and on his arrival in Holland.

Kobie who is also a crane truck driver on St. Maarten is also well known for drifting his right hand cars.

This is not the first time that Kobie Paul traveled overseas to purchase heavy equipment. At the time of his death he was visiting his long time friend Geraldo (29) who is from Suckergarden, St. Maarten.

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This Kobie in French Quarter, French St Martin making a ring around the rosie with his car.