Man stabbed to death this morning on Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG - Detectives are presently investigating the fatal stabbing of a man residing “Over the Bank” in Philipsburg. This incident took place on Sunday September 17th between 07.00 and 08.00 a.m.
 
Several police patrols, detectives and Forensic Department were on the scene to protect the crime scene, collect evidence and question potential witnesses.
 
The reason for this stabbing is still unclear is in being investigated. The suspect identified with initials A.R. (23) was arrested on the spot and remains in custody. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene by a medical doctor and the body of the victim was confiscated by the Prosecutor for further investigation.
 
More details of this investigation are unavailable at this time. When more details become available the media will be informed.

Uitspraak College van Beroep

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Gerecht in Eerste Aanleg van Aruba
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