DUTCH QUARTER, Sint Maarten – On Tuesday evening March 20th approximately 06.50 pm, the dispatch center received several calls concerning a male victim who was found in a vehicle in Dutch Quarter suffering from a gunshot wound to his lower extremities.
At the location the patrols encountered male victimsitting in his car who had sustained a gunshot wound. The victims was quickly stabilized on the scene by the paramedics and rushed to the Sint. Maarten Medical Center in critical condition.
So far the police have no clear picture of what had taken place. The forensic department is still collecting evidence in this investigation. The vehicle in which the victim was encounters in was later confiscated for further investigation.
More information will be provided as it becomes availed. If you or anyone you know may have information as to what took place do not hesitate to contact the Police Detective Department at +1 721 54 22222 or the anonymous tip line on 9300 (free of charge). You can also visit the website atwww.policesxm.sx to report crime anonymous via the tip contact form, or you can leave a Private Message via our Facebook page (Police Force of Sint Maarten – Korps Politie Sint Maarten) if you know or suspect something.