SINT MAARTEN (SIMPSON BAY) - The Alpha Team intercepted two kilograms of marijuana at Princess Juliana International Airport on Friday, June 18. One arrest was made in connection with this ongoing investigation, police said on Tuesday in a statement.
A driver for a courier company with initials E.E.D. was arrested for suspected connections with this drug transportation case. He remains in police custody pending further investigation.
The Alpha Team is a joint multidisciplinary team comprising the Police Force Sint Maarten KPSM, Customs, the Immigration Department, Koninklijke Marechaussee KMar and the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard. (KPSM)