PHILIPSBURG:— Suspended Member of Parliament Theodore Heyliger also Leader of the United Democrats will have to spend the next 60 days in pretrial detention.
The Prosecution asked the judge on Thursday to grant them the additional time as they continue to investigate the LARIMAR case in which Heyliger is a main suspect.
Heyliger was arrested on Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 at his Guana Bay home as investigators searched the home for almost 6 hours. Prior to Heyliger’s arrest, his stepfather George Pelgrim and Ron Elferink were also arrested in the LARIMAR probe.
Heyliger was taken to Bonaire prison