PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Early Wednesday morning, January 05, 2022, at around 03:00, the Police Central Dispatch received a call from Coast Guard personnel that they had encountered a man on Mullet Bay beach who was suspected of having committed suicide.
Several police patrols along with personnel from the forensic and detective departments were dispatched to the location.
Personnel of the forensic department conducted a brief investigation into the circumstances. However, no foul play was detected, in the opinion of the department.
The St. Maarten Police Department extends its condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Should you or someone you know need professional help, please do not hesitate to contact the Mental Health Foundation through their crisis hotline at +1 721 5205556.