Janhendrik Boekaar released — MP Richardson still behind bars.

PHILIPSBURG:— The Director of Windward Roads Janhendrik Boekaar has been released on Wednesday while Member of Parliament Frans Richardson remains behind bars.

Reports reaching SMN News states that Boekaar was released around 4 pm on Wednesday. However, Spokesperson for the Prosecutor’s Office Hazel Durand could not be reached for official confirmation.

Boekaar and Richardson were arrested last week Wednesday by members of the TBO team who also conducted a number of raids. Boekaar was arrested in the Larimar investigation while MP Richardson in the Emerald investigation.

Source: St. Martin News Network http://www.smn-news.com/st-maarten-st-martin-news/28493-janhendrik-boekaar-released-mp-richardson-still-behind-bars.html