St. Maarten Police Report



Minor arrested for burglary

On Thursday, November 24, a young man for whom an arrest warrant was issued in regard to a burglary that took place on that same date, was arrested and placed in preventive custody. His parents and a representative of the youth probation services were also informed of his arrest. The investigation in this case is ongoing.

Man arrested for shooting

Previously on November 7, a report was issued of a possible shooting that took place on Pineapple Road in St. Peters. An investigation in this matter was carried out by the Detective Department. Detectives managed to locate the victim, who immediately filed an official complaint. On November 23, in connection with the ongoing investigation, suspect C.A.P., a 27- year-old male, was arrested at his home. The suspect is presently in preventive custody pending further investigation.

Supermarket robbed

On Thursday, November 24, at 8:20pm, Police Central Dispatch was informed of a robbery that had taken place at the Wah Yun Chinese supermarket at the intersection of Union and Narrow Road in Cole Bay. After the establishment was robbed, the suspect fled the scene on a waiting scooter with another suspect. The Detective Department is busy investigating the circumstances surrounding this case.