COLE BAY – On Friday September 06th 2019 at about 10.40 am the Central Dispatch of the police received a call concerning a kidnapping that took place in the area of Cole Bay, police said in a statement on Friday.
The information was passed on to the patrol in Simpson Bay and the detective department. The French authorities were also informed about the ongoing situation.
Later in the day the information came into the detective department that cars that were involved in the suspected kidnapping have been stopped on the French side and suspects arrested.
The cars that were supposedly involved in the kidnapping were also confiscated for further investigation. There is no clear information about the victim and his whereabouts.
The law enforcement agencies on both sides of the island are busy with this investigation. (Sint Maarten Police Force)