CAY HILL: A gunshot victim succumbed to his wounds in St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) on Wednesday morning, according to police.
The victim with initial S.G. was admitted to SMMC on Tuesday evening after he was sighted with a gunshot wound on his leg. The man was found by Police in critical condition in a vehicle in Dutch Quarter. He was taken by paramedics to SMMC where hours later he died from the severity of his wound.
Not much is yet known about the circumstances surrounding the shooting that resulted in this fatality.
Police are investigating the case. The vehicle the victim was found in was confiscated for forensic checks by Police.
Police urge anyone with information about this case to call +1 721- 542 2222 ext. 204/5 or use the anonymous tip line by dialing 9300 or send a message to the Facebook page: Police Force of Sint Maarten – Korps Politie Sint Maarten.