PHILIPSBURG:— On Wednesday morning March 1, 2017, the suspect N.N.H. (33) born in Dominica has been arrested in the Ostrich-investigation. She is suspected of bribery and human smuggling. She is the fourth employee of the immigration service to be arrested in this investigation.
It concerns an investigation carried out by the Unit Human Trafficking and Human Smuggling of the St. Maarten Police Force, KPSM into illegal admittance of amongst others Jamaicans, Haitians, and Guyanese.
Last week also a lawyer was arrested in connection with the Ostrich-investigation. The investigation continues.
Prosecutor’s Office Press Release
Source: St. Martin News Network
Fourth employee of immigration service arrested in Ostrich-investigation.