Philipsburg, September 23th 2019
From: Acting head of P.R Inspector E.S Josepha
POLICE PRESS RELEASE
Man arrested for burglary
On Saturday September 21st 2019 the patrol was directed to the Sucker-Garden area for the suspect for whom an arrest warrant had been issued by the public Prosecutor. At the location they encounter the man A.L who is suspected of burglarizing a pool bar in the Sucker-Garden area . After being arrested the suspect was transported to police station in Philipsburg and handed over to the detective department. He remains in custody for further investigation.
Two persons arrested with drugs
On Sunday September 22th 2019, in the morning hours the patrol from Philipsburg stop a car on the Soualiga Road during a routine control. After stopping the vehicle the patrol notice that the driver and passenger began acting very suspicious as the police approached them. During the control of the vehicle, the officers noticed a bag, containing a substantial amount of marihuana in the vehicle. The driver and passenger with the initials G.H.S and T.J.K were arrested and brought over to the police station for questioning. The drugs was confiscated and handed over to the detective department who are busy with the investigation.
Invitation to the public
In connection with passing of our former colleague and friend, the management of the Police Force (KPSM) on Monday September 23rd 2019, has placed a table with a picture and condolence book of the late E.E.F Wiel in the lobby of the Police Headquarters in Philipsburg. This book is at the disposal of the general public. The public is hereby invited to come in and sign this book as an expression of their condolence during this week.