Police repeats request for public assistance in shooting investigation

Chief Inspector Ricardo Henson

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — On Friday September 2nd 2016 at approximately 01.20 p.m. a shooting took place on the St. Peters road in the vicinity of the “Good News Baptist Church”.

The man with initials D.T. was shot by an unknown person (s) who fled the scene after committing this act. The victim was transported to the Sint Maarten Medical Center where he remained for observation and further treatment.

The investigation in this case is ongoing by police; however the investigating officers are requesting additional information from witnesses, which would lead to the arrest of those responsible for this shooting.

Anyone that have information regarding this case should get in contact with the police department by calling +172154-22222 ext. 214 or call the anonymous tip line # 9300.