SXMInfo states: ~This is false information that was relayed by the Daily Herald this morning~
According to the Daily Herald, police in the Dutch side have detained three men who introduced themselves as policemen on Monday evening, after what appears to have been a fight at the Sunset Beach Bar where a vigil was involved.
This resulted in a scuffle with officers of the Dutch police. This is false information that was relayed by the Daily Herald this morning.
Indeed, no French gendarme was involved in a fight that night. Reached by telephone, Captain Maignan ensure “that no policeman was involved in anything overnight”.
The enforcement of the Dutch side and French side are now controlling the identities of these people, who have visas and are “perhaps not French.” Maignan The Captain says that we must also check whether they are not former police or military.
“One thing is certain: they are not policemen or Saint-Martin, Saint Barthelemy, Guadeloupe or” ensures the Captain. These individuals are not included in the files held by the military.
It nevertheless remains cautious:
“if it turns out that it’s true we are interested, we have to make up our information hierarchy to sanctions. There is no special treatment and these people will receive a double punishment, justice of the Dutch first and then of military justice. It is totally uncompromising desus there. ”