PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – On early Tuesday morning around 10.00 am, the central dispatch received a call concerning a stolen car that was spotted driving in Dutch Quarter area. According to the caller his car was stolen on the November 24 th 2019 from his home in Zorg and Rust. The owner filed an official complaint of theft of his vehicle by the detective department.
The central dispatch directed the patrol to the area of Dutch Quarter where the car was parked. At the Gibbs drive in Dutch Quarter the patrol found the car that was reported stolen in November 2019.
The Driver of the white Hyundai I-10 with the initials M.C. told the police that he bought the car from a friend a few weeks earlier. He was arrested en incarcerated at the police station in Philipsburg pending further investigation. The car was also confiscated for investigation