PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Special Unit Robbery is presently investigating two armed robberies which took place on Tuesday August 22nd at two different supermarkets located on the Union road. These robberies took place between 10.30 a.m. and 11.00 a.m.
This is when two unknown armed men, who arrived on a scooter, stormed into the establishments threatening the cashier with their guns and stealing an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and then fleeing on the scooter.
The Police Department is asking anyone who has seen what took place or have information that can lead to the arrest of these suspects to immediately get in contact with the police department by calling 54-22222 ext. 213/214, the anonymous tip line # 9300 or the emergency line 911.