PHILIPSBURG:—On Sunday, May 21st at approximately 01.45 a.m. a police patrol was directed to Hollywood Casino in connection with three suspicious men who walk through the casino in question. On the scene, the patrol encountered an off-duty colleague who informed told them that he had also observed the suspicious behavior of these men. He also stated that these men had left the scene in a white car with heavily tinted windows.
During a search of the area, the suspect vehicle was seen driving in Cole Bay. The vehicle in which two men were driving at the time was stopped on the Welfare Road by the patrol to be controlled. During a search of the vehicle, a backpack which contained two firearms and some clothing was found. These weapons were immediately confiscated for further investigation. The third suspect, in this case, was also arrested shortly after on Welfare road. All three suspects with initials M.H.J. A. (24), M.J.D. (26) and R.J.A. (28) were arrested for illegal firearm possession and taken to the Philipsburg Police Station where they remain in custody for further investigation.
KPSM Press Release
Source: St. Martin News Network
Three suspects arrested.