(Police Press Release)PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Special Unit Robbery is investigating an armed robbery that took place at the Chinese supermarket on the W.J.A Nesbit road , at approximately 06:30 pm on Saturday March 21th 2020
On the scene, the police patrol learned that two men, all dressed in black, stormed into the restaurant wearing face masks. One of the suspects was armed with a fire arm. One of the robbers went to behind the bar and removed cash register, while the other suspect threatening the cashier inside with a fire arm. After robbing the supermarket the two suspects fled on a scooter in an unknown direction.
The detectives investigating this armed robbery case is asking anyone who has information to please contact the Sint Maarten Police Force at +1 721- 542-2222 ext. 204 or 205 or the anonymous tip line on 9300. You can also visit the police website at www.policesxm.sx or leave a message via our facebook page (Police Force of Sint Maarten – Korps Politie Sint Maarten.