COLE BAY - Detectives are presently investigating a case of ill-treatment with a weapon of a 14 year old boy with initials S.W. during the Causeway Jump Up. The incident took place on the Union road in the vicinity of Ace Mega Center.
The victim stated that he was unexpected pushed from behind and attacked by an unknown person who injured him with a sharp object. As a result of this attack he suffered a severe cut to his right hand and cut to his left nostril.
The victim was treated on the scene by paramedics and then taken to the Sint Maarten Medical Center for further treatment.
A young lady not involved in this incident while trying to get out of the way accidentally fell to the ground and suffered a cut to her hand. She was also treated by paramedics. (Police Force Sint Maarten)