USP Leader MP Frans Richardson arrested by TBO. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— The TBO team arrested Member of Parliament and leader of the United St Maarten Peoples Party (USP) Frans Richardson on Monday morning, Richardson is suspected of abusing his power, bribery, and forgery. Details on this new investigation are not immediately available.

Sources say MP Richardson was on his way to Philipsburg when he was stopped by members of the RST and TBO team on Pondfill Road. The source said MP Richardson was speaking to the detectives when they stopped him and moments after he was placed under arrest.

On February 14th, 2018, MP Richardson was arrested as a suspect in

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