Three arrested for burglaryPOSTED: 01/7/15 4:21 PM
St. Maarten —Police have arrested three young men who were part of a group that broke into the Ho Supermarket on St. Peters road during the early hours of Monday morning.
Acting police spokesman Inspector Steven Carty explained yesterday that at around 03:00am on Monday the police central dispatch received a call that several unknown persons were busy breaking into the Ho Supermarket on the St. Peters road and a patrol was immediately dispatched to the location.
“On arrival the patrol managed to arrest three young men between the ages of 20 and 23, while several others managed to evade capture. The stolen goods that were found in their possession were confiscated and later handed over to the owner who filed an official complaint. The young men are now in police custody pending further investigation,” inspector Carty concluded.