Search intensifies as police try to find escapees that are still at large


SXM4613 SOBIESKY MANUEL PARRONDO, born in the Dominican Republic on November 4th, 1987 and residing at Rue de Sandy Ground # 8. Suspected of murder.

SXM4632 CARLOS MIQUEL OLIVIER-RUIZ, born in the Dominican Republic on February 1st, 1984, wanted for drug trafficking.

SXM4633 MARCO DAVID SANTANA-GUERERO, born on the Dominican Republic on April 25th, 1984, wanted for drug trafficking

TDH – PHILIPSBURG–The Police Force has intensified its search for the three persons who escaped from the prison cells at the Philipsburg police station on Sunday.

Police spokesperson Inspector Ricardo Henson said on Monday that the three men were still on the loose. He said most of the neighbouring islands, including French St. Martin, have been informed of the escape.

He warned citizens that it is a crime to aid and abet criminals. The police are relying on the public for any information on the whereabouts of the escapees.

The three men from the Dominican Republic escaped from the open-air recreational area of the prison Sunday afternoon. The escapees are Sobiesky Manuel-Parrondo, born in the Dominican Republic on November 4, 1987, whose last address was Rue de Sandy Ground #8, and is suspected of murder; Miquel Olivier-Ruiz, born in the Dominican Republic on February 1, 1984, and wanted for drug-trafficking; and David Santana-Guerero born in the Dominican Republic on April 25, 1984, and wanted for drug-trafficking.

Police said the suspects are considered armed and extremely dangerous. Persons with information on the suspects can contact the police at tel. 542-2222 or 911.