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Police

18-Year-Old Killed in Sub Base Shooting

One young man was killed and another injured when shooting broke out during a fight early Sunday in Sub Base, the V.I. Police Department reported. The victim was identified by family members as 18-year-old Akil Grieg Jr.
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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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VIPD Kicks Off Series of Community Events For Residents to ‘Get to Know’ Officers

A family cookout held Monday at Joseph Gomez Elementary school gave residents in the area the chance to come out and meet their Virgin Islands Police Department officers.
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Man Shot to Death in Estate Bolongo

A man was found shot to death early Monday in the area of Estate Bolongo, the V.I. Police Department reported. According to police, the victim was 41-year-old Niyen Jamil.
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Nine Federal Officers Commissioned as V.I. Peace Officers

Nine federal law enforcement officers received commissions as Virgin Islands Peace Officers Monday after attending an orientation on V.I. history and culture at the Police Training Academy on St. Thomas, Attorney General Claude Earl Walker announced.
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Ohio Man Gets 110 Months in CEKA Cocaine Conspiracy

Christopher Butler, a 30-year-old resident of Twinsburg, Ohio, was sentenced Thursday to 110 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett announced.
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Woman Arrested for Receiving Firearms in Mail

Shelica Baxter, 26, of St. Thomas, made her initial court appearance Thursday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller after being charged with receiving firearms through the mail.
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Bailey Pleads Guilty to Possessing a Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number

Jashawn Bailey, 30 of St. Thomas, pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett announced.
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Bermudez Pleads Guilty to Federal Program Fraud and Tax Charges

Celeste P. Bermudez, 41, formerly of St. Croix, pleaded guilty Monday in federal court on St. Thomas to theft of federal program funds and making and subscribing a false income tax return, acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett announced.
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Woman Reports Rape in Bolongo Area

A woman from Texas on Sunday told the V.I. Police Department that she had been raped by a man who had invited her to his home, the police reported.
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