Victims robbed at gunpoint in their homePOSTED: 03/2/15 9:52 PM
St. Maarten —Two persons were robbed in their home at gunpoint by a man who had illegally gained entry into the house. The incident occurred at approximately 2:30pm on Friday on Claude Estate.
“On Friday February 27th at approximately 02.30 p.m. police and detectives were directed to a home on Claude Estate to investigate an armed robbery. On the scene the investigating officers spoke to the two victims that were in the house at the time of the robbery. The victims stated that an unknown young man had forced himself into the house with a firearm in his hand. At one point the suspect put the gun to the head of one of the victims and threatened to use it. The suspect then went over and stole several personal belongings from the victims including two cell-phones. After committing this act the suspect fled to the scene,” a police reports stated.