Burglar caught during a break in
The Emergency dispatch received a call at approximately 10:00 am on Thursday February 7th in connection with a possible burglary in progress at a beach house located on Rhine road. Immediately police patrols were sent to the scene to investigate the situation.
When the patrols arrived on the scene they met the door to the home already opened and noticed that the home had been searched.
After a thorough search of the house the intruder was found hiding under the bed in one of the bedrooms. He was detained by the officers and placed under arrest. No items have been reported missing from the home at this time; however the investigation is currently on going.
Vehicle stolen/ two suspects arrested
Detectives a presently are investigating the stealing of a vehicle which was parked in front of Sint Maarten Vocational School on Wednesday February 6th.
In connection with this investigation detectives have arrested two teenage boys identified with initials M. M. M. S. and A. A. A. both 16 years old.
They were arrested on the same day and placed into custody for further investigation.