June 8, 2023 –WILLEMSTAD – On Wednesday, the Organized Crime Division of the police apprehended six men for the possession of drugs and weapons. The arrests were made during raids conducted at the residences of these individuals as part of an ongoing investigation into a drug-related case.
The Curaçao Police Force reported that, in addition to seizing drugs and seven weapons, various items used in drug preparation were also discovered during the raids. Furthermore, a sum of cash, navigation equipment, mobile phones, and a stolen car were found by the authorities.
The suspects include two individuals aged 41, two aged 32, and two aged 25. All six individuals have been presented before the public prosecutor. Following the initial investigation, the 32-year-old suspect was released from police custody.
The remaining five suspects have been remanded in custody as the investigation continues.