Drug user arrested for beating girlfriendPOSTED: 05/29/12 1:23 PM
St. Maarten – Police have arrested and detained J.E.M. for seriously ill-treating his girlfriend T.R. on May 26. The suspect hit the woman in the head with a piece of wood and caused a severe wound to the left side of her head. Paramedics treated the woman at the scene and she was later admitted to the hospital for observation.
According to the police the couple, who live at Bay Leaf Tree drive in Cole Bay, have been having trouble for some time because of, amongst other reasons, M’s excessive drug use.