SINT MAARTEN (COLE BAY) - The police received information from various sources that persons were dealing narcotics from a house located in the Cole Bay area.
After a short investigation, the detective department received a warrant from the prosecutor’s office to conduct a search at the premises. The officers did a search in the residence, early Wednesday morning on July 8th, 2020. During this search, a quantity of drugs and a firearm were found in the home.
The drugs and firearm were seized in the interest of the on-going investigation. The occupant of the residence with the initials J.R. was arrested and taken to the police station where he is being held pending further investigation. (KPSM)