Armed robbery at a numbers-office


PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — The Special Robbery Unit is presently investigating an armed robbery which took place on Saturday May 19th at approximately 08.00 p.m. at a numbers-office located on the L.B. Scot road.

According to the report two men riding at a scooter arrived at the location. The passenger jumped of the scooter and stormed into the office with a shotgun in his hand. He then threatened the female working with the weapon and forced her to handover the money.

180515-ENNIA_ENG_Website-banner-SXM-Talks-WONEN-468x60px (1)

After receiving an undisclosed amount of money the suspect jumped back onto the scooter and both suspect fled the scene.

Source: 721 News