Police arrest robbers on golf coursePOSTED: 09/24/14 11:35 PM
St. Maarten – Police arrested 18-year-old J.O.M. and 20-year-old H.H. on Monday for robbing two students of the American University in Cupecoy of their possessions on Mullet Bay Beach. The police received a call about the robbery at around 4.30 p.m. on Monday afternoon. When a patrol arrived on the scene the victims were running across the golf course in hot pursuit of the robbers. The officers followed and soon found the suspects hiding in some bushes. The robbers had thrown away their loot while they were on the run. The two youngsters were arrested and taken to the Philipsburg police station for further investigation. The victims filed a complaint with the detective department.