PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Two suspects, J.L.La P. (41) and M.J.P. (42) were arrested this morning on charges of bribery in the investigation “Albacore”.
This investigation is being conducted by the National Detectives of St. Maarten with support of the Police Force of Sint Maarten and overseen by the Public Prosecutor’s Office.
The investigating team carried out a search at three locations this morning: a home in Sucker Garden, a home in Saunders and at the office of the Ministry of Justice on A.T. Illidge Road. Various administration documents and data carriers were seized.
J.L.La P. and M.J.P. are being held in restrictive custody.