SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) - The Special Unit Robbery is investigating an armed robbery that took place in the area of a liquor store on Juancho Yrausquin Boulevard where a man was attacked and robbed on January 9th, 2021, at approximately 02.00 pm, the police said in a statement on Monday.
On the scene, the police patrol learned that four men, all dressed in dark black clothing, robbed the victim of his jewelry while one of the suspects threatened him with a firearm.
After robbing the victim, the suspects fled on in the direction of ‘Over the Bank’. A search was carried out in the Philipsburg area by the patrols. Officers were not able to locate the suspects.
The detectives investigating this armed robbery case is asking anyone who has information to please contact the Sint Maarten Police Force at +1 721- 542 22 22 ext. 204 or 205 or the anonymous tip line on 9300.
You can also visit the police website at www.policesxm.sx or leave a message via the Facebook page (Police Force of Sint Maarten - Korps Politie Sint Maarten. (KPSM)