Monday, June 26, 2017 8:58 am Last modified: 12:09 pm

Police

Man Arrested for Shooting, Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend

A woman was shot and stabbed repeatedly Wednesday evening at the Smart Mart Gas Station, and police arrested a man believed to be her assailant – Richard Ireland, described as her 'ex-boyfriend' – about seven hours later.
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Shooting on Scott Free Road Leaves One Dead

Jahkima Moore, 32, died Saturday afternoon in a shooting on Scott Free Road, the V.I. Police Department reported. It was the 13th homicide on St. Thomas since the beginning of the year, the 22nd in the territory.
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Tasinique Murrel (VIPD photo)

Home Depot Employee Charged with Embezzlement

Tasanique Murrel, a 26-year-old cashier at Home Depot, was arrested Wednesday and charged with embezzlement, the V.I. Police Department reported.
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Troy Ettiene

STT Man Charged with Passing Counterfeit Bills

Troy Ettienne, a 28-year-old St. Thomas resident, was arrested Wednesday after police received a report of counterfeit bills being passed in the Red Hook area.
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Morone Sentenced to 60 Months for Cocaine Conviction

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Wednesday sentenced Walid John, 37 of St. Thomas, to 10 months in prison for possession of a firearm by a person convicted of a crime of domestic violence.
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St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 10 Months

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Wednesday sentenced Walid John, 37 of St. Thomas, to 10 months in prison for possession of a firearm by a person convicted of a crime of domestic violence.
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DR Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Charge

Cristian Lopez-Moncion, 35, a citizen of the Dominican Republic, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court on St. Thomas to possession of a firearm by an illegal alien, acting United States Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett said.
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V.I. Murder Suspect Arrested in Texas

A 43 year old St. Thomas man wanted on murder charges has been arrested in the state of Texas. Currup Williams was taken into custody on Wednesday morning based on outstanding warrants from the Virgin Islands charging him with first degree murder, first and third degree assaults, una
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Man Injured in Simonds Alley Shooting

One man was treated for a gunshot wound early Monday at the Schneider Regional Medical Center after a shooting near midnight near Simonds Alley.
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Homicides 2017

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2017 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.
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