Corallo arrested in Sint Maarten
PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - The Anti-corruption Taskforce (TBO) of the Kingdom Detectives Cooperation Team (RST) are conducting searches since early in the morning of Tuesday, December 13, 2016. At the request of Italian authorities the suspect Francesco Corallo (56), born in Italy, has been arrested. The searches are taking place at a home and an office building and are led by an investigative Judge.
Another suspect was arrested on French Saint Martin where searches will also taking place led by a French investigative judge. Dutch born Rudolf Baetsen (50) was arrested.
The searches and arrests are part of an international action taking place simultaneously in Italy, St. Maarten, French Saint Martin and The Netherlands.
We will give an update about new developments as soon as possible.