Sint Maarten : Off duty Immigration Officer shot

Korps Politie Sint Maarten
Par Korps Politie Sint Maarten 16 Déc 2015 21:03

Sint Maarten : Off duty Immigration Officer shot

The Emergency Dispatch, on Wednesday December 16th at approximately 07.00 p.m., sent several police patrols and Detectives to the L.B. Scot Road in the vicinity of Benny Scots’ property, where report came in that the Immigration Officer Jason Juliet, son of the retired police officer Geronimo Juliet had been shot.

On the scene the officers learnt that the suspect in the shooting is well known to the police with the initials J.B. living in the Sint Peters area. The victim, who was shot in one of his legs, was found on the scene and treated on the scene by paramedics and then taken, by ambulance, to the Sint Maarten Medical Center for further treatment. After committing this act the suspect fled the scene. At this moment it is still unclear what the reason for the shooting was.

The area has been closed off for the Forensic Department to collect evidence and the Detectives to talk to witnesses and conduct an in-depth investigation. More details at this moment are unavailable as the investigation is in its preliminary stages. As more details become available the media will be informed.

Korps Politie Sint Maarten
Par Korps Politie Sint Maarten 16 Déc 2015 21:03