SINT MAARTEN (COLE BAY) - On Saturday evening January 18th 2020 about 8.00 pm, the police patrol arrested the notorious burglar A.R. in Cole-bay for breaking and entering into a supermarket, police said on Monday in a statement.
The suspect was seen earlier in the evening by witnesses breaking into the establishment on the Welfare road.
They decided to call the police dispatch center and inform them about the burglary. The police patrol was dispatched to the to the area of Cole-bay in an attempt to arrest A.R.
The patrol was later able to apprehend suspect after information surfaced about his whereabouts. When the suspect was encountered by the police patrol, he was still in possession of some of the stolen goods. He was brought to the police station and held for further questioning. (KPSM)