August 7, 2023 -The detectives of the Sint Maarten Police Force (KPSM) are actively engaged in an ongoing investigation concerning a recent incident of ill-treatment that took place in the Cay-Hill area on July 27th, 2023. The incident stemmed from an altercation between a landlord and a tenant, resulting in severe injuries to the landlord.
On the evening of July 27th, an argument between a landlord and a tenant escalated into a violent altercation. During the confrontation, the landlord sustained injuries inflicted by a weapon, which led to severe trauma to the head. Swift response by multiple police patrols and ambulance personnel were coordinated at the scene. Upon arrival, the victim was found in critical condition with severe head wounds. Immediate first aid was administered by the ambulance personnel, after which the victim was expeditiously transported to the Sint Maarten Medical Center.
Recognizing the gravity of the injuries sustained, the victim was subsequently flown off the island to secure emergency medical treatment.
Following the incident, the detectives of (KPSM) launched an investigation into this incident.
Through meticulous efforts, the detectives successfully identified a suspect with the initials “M.S.”
On Sunday, August 6th, 2023, officers arrested the aforementioned suspect who was brought to the police station in Philipsburg where he’s being held pending further investigation.
KPSM places importance on addressing incidents of violence, demonstrating a resolute dedication to pursuing justice for all victims. The cooperation of the public during this ongoing investigation is greatly appreciated, and we encourage individuals who witnessed this incident or you know did who knows what took place on that day, please
call the police station at +17215422222 ext. 208/214 or the tip line at 9300 if you wish to
Investigation Underway: Home Invasion and Robbery in Maho – Female Suspect Apprehended
The detectives of the Sint Maarten Police Force (KPSM) are currently engaged in an investigation concerning a home invasion/ robbery that unfolded in the Maho area on Sunday, August 6th, 2023.
On August 6th, 2023, a call was received by Police Dispatch, reporting an incident involving a home invasion/robbery in the Maho area. Responding to this situation, the officers initiated a comprehensive response and launched an investigation into the matter.
Subsequent to diligent efforts, officers succeeded in uncovering crucial information that led to the apprehension of a female suspect with the initials D.P.A. It was revealed that this individual was intricately linked to aiding the principal suspect(s), who was responsible for perpetrating the home criminal act. After being arrested the suspect was brought to the police station in Philipsburg where she is being held pending further investigation.
Personnel of the Detective Department urges individuals possessing pertinent information related to this incident to come forward and share their insights with law enforcement. The public’s cooperation holds immeasurable value in advancing our efforts to resolve this case. We encourage anyone who was a witness to this incident or possesses knowledge about the events to contact the police station at +1 721-542-2222 ext. 208/214. Alternatively, if anonymity is preferred, the tip line at 9300 is available for discreet reporting.