Three robbery-suspects arrestedPOSTED: 03/12/15 12:37 PM
St. Maarten – Police arrested three youngsters – 16, 19 and 20 years of age – in Cole Bay yesterday around 6 p.m. after a report came in about a robbery at the Thai Wong supermarket on Wellington Road. Officers found two pistols in the getaway car the three used. The three robbery-suspects are in custody at the police station in Philipsburg.
When the robbery report came in, police received a complete description of the robbers. A second report gave a description of their car.
Shortly afterwards the car was spotted on union road near the pet shop. Officers ordered the driver to stop and he complied.