SINT MAARTEN (COLE BAY) - On Sunday January 10th, 2021, around 02.00 pm, officers arrested the man with the initials M.J.A.D. at the police station after assaulting a driver of a trailer truck on the Welfare road, police said on Monday.
The whole situation which was recorded by bystanders was later circulated on social media, and also seen by the personnel of the Detective Department.
The victim with the initials J.F. D.L.-D.R. who suffered laceration to his arms and legs, later appeared at the police station in Philipsburg and made an official complaint of severe ill-treatment against the suspect.
While the victim was making an official complaint, M.J.A.D. appeared at the police station in Philipsburg and informed the officers that he had ill-treated the victim after a verbal altercation.
He was immediately arrested and incarcerated pending further investigation. (KPSM)