PHILIPSBURG - Based on information of possible illegal fire-arm possession a search of a popular night club located on the A. Th. Illidge road was conducted on Tuesday at approximately 10.30 a.m.
During this search, a male suspect with initials M.C.M. was arrested after a considerable amount of U.S., Euro and Guilders currency was found. The suspect could not give an acceptable account regarding this money.
These monies were confiscated for further investigation. The suspect was taken to the Philipsburg Police Headquarters where he remains in custody for questioning. (Sint Maarten Police Force)