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Firearms found on St. Eustatius

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Oranjestad - On Thursday the 5th October, the Dutch Caribbean Police Force conducted a search of a shed on St. Eustatius in connection with an investigation based on the BES Firearms Act.

During the search, a number of firearms and components of firearms were found. As a result, a house search was conducted at a later time but nothing was found. All firearms and components of firearms were seized. A 34-year-old man with initials A.A.H. was arrested in connection with this case. Investigation in the case is ongoing.