SINT MAARTEN (SIMPSON BAY) - The police force of Sint Maarten is requesting the public’s assistance, in regards to the suspect who committed a violent broad daylight robbery on Sunday March 22nd 2020 at the parking lot of Market Garden Supermarket, police said in a statement on Monday.
The victim who was robbed of his scooter was shot during the altercation and later succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The suspect after committing this gruesome act then made off with the scooter in the direction of Simpson Bay.
The police is aware of a picture that is currently circulating on social media of the suspect in question. The police can confirm that the person on the picture that is currently in circulation is indeed a suspect of this robbery.
The detectives investigating this robbery/shooting case are requesting anyone who may have information about the suspect and who may have information concerning his whereabouts should please contact the Sint Maarten Police Force at +1 721- 542 22 22 ext. 204 or 205 or the anonymous tip line at the number 9300.
You can also visit the police website at www.policesxm.sx or leave a message via our Facebook page (Police Force of Sint Maarten - Korps Politie Sint Maarten.
A crime of this magnitude that has taken place in broad day light should not go unsolved. (KPSM)
This scooter was stolen on Sunday alledgedly by the man in the photo above.
If you know his whereabouts, call the police.