BREAKING NEWS: School Secretary and neighbor arrested, and houses searched in sexual abuse investigation. (UPDATED 1) | SMN NEWS

schoolletter07042021PHILIPSBURG: — Detectives from the Juvenile department of the Police Force of St. Maarten along with the Prosecutor’s Office arrested two persons on Wednesday morning, Police searched the homes in the Belvedere/ Dutch Quarter area.
One of those suspects is a non-teaching staff of the Helmich Snijders (Hillside Christian School) and her neighbor after complaints were filed against them for sexually abusing two students that were taking afternoon classes at the home of the non-teaching staff. The non-teaching staff of the school has been identified as Joy Walters the secretary, while the second suspect has been identified as Bernard Eugene ...

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