Police officer arrested in Hato shooting case
WILLEMSTAD - Police arrested a 28-year-old officer this morning because he was involved in the shooting at Hato airport, in July last year.
There were two deaths among gang members and several bystanders were also wounded. Five suspects have been arrested. They are now awaiting trial.
The Public Prosecutor (OM) did not want to give more details on the role this police officer, who’s initials are X. de W., had in the incident. But there are rumors that he was the one who gave information to the NLS gang that there are rival gang members on that flight to Curaçao that day.