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Crime Stoppers Asks for Help

Crime Stoppers asks for your help in solving the following crimes. If you know something or saw something, say something. The smallest bit of information may help law enforcement solve these cases.

St. John: On Jan. 5 at 12:49 a.m., a visitor was robbed as he was walking past the graveyard on Gallows Point Road back to Sea Grape Lane. Two robbers are described as slim built black males between 5’6” and 5’9", wearing white shirts and blue shorts. An iPhone 4 and $35 in cash were stolen from the victim.

St. Thomas: On Feb. 1 about 10:15 a.m., a man was robbed at gunpoint by three males while walking across the bridge from the former Red Snapper restaurant. One robber is described as being brown-skinned and between 5’9” and 6’ tall. The other suspect is between 5’6” and 5’9” and was wearing a white shirt with a black hoodie, black Jordan slippers, and black washed out pants. The third robber is black, chubby and between 5’ and 5’3” tall. The suspects fled the area on foot heading toward Savan, taking jewelry, cash, documents and a Milano Italy strap bag.

Continue making our community a safer place to live by submitting information on these or any other crimes at www.CrimeStoppersUSVI.org or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Tips are completely anonymous, and the stateside operators speak several languages. If your tip leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, illegal drugs, or weapons, you will receive a cash reward of up to $2,500.

Community tips have helped law enforcement make at least five additional arrests, and led to the recovery of two illegal weapons and $11,000 worth of cash and illegal drugs. Based on these arrests, Crime Stoppers authorized five rewards totalling $4,607. If you submitted a tip in the last 10 months, please check to see if your tip qualifies for a reward.

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