SZV responds to card selling schemePOSTED: 03/16/15 12:54 PM
St. Maarten – In light of recent media reports concerning the SZV card selling scheme, SZV issued a media statement confirming the scheme but refused to provide any additional information.
According to the media statement, SZV “is not at liberty to divulge any details related to the ongoing investigation, due to the complexity of the situation. This case is being taken very seriously, as it does not only have repercussions for the organization but also for the people of Sint Maarten. The SZV team is working diligently so as to not compromise the investigation, in any way. When the findings of the investigation becomes conclusive, the appropriate measures will be taken.”
When asked if the perpetrator(s) of this scheme have been suspended while the investigation continues, SZV officials declined to provide any additional information.