The Public Entity Saba on Tuesday, March 19, sent a letter to Mayor Jan van Zanen of Utrecht to express sympathy in regards to the shooting incident in a tram on Monday which left three persons dead.
The letter, signed by Island Governor Jonathan Johnson and Island Secretary Tim Muller, stated that the Executive Council, the Island Council and the Saban people were deeply shocked by the tragedy in Utrecht. “We too have the flags at half-mast today,” it was stated in the short letter.
“Our thoughts are with the family members of the deceased persons and those who are still in critical condition. On behalf of everyone here on Saba, we wish you much strength to guide your fellow city residents and organization in this difficult period.”