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St. Thomas Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

Police on St. Thomas arrested Ruben J. George, 22, of Bolongo Bay at 3:50 p.m. Saturday on a series of charges stemming from a break in and assault.

According to the V.I. Police Department, George was positively identified by a woman as the man who broke into her room Saturday while she was there. According to the witness, he was armed with a machete and stole her money.

George was charged with first-degree burglary, third-degree assault, grand larceny, destruction of property, disturbance of the peace and use of dangerous weapon during the commission of a crime.

Bail for was set at $175,000 and, unable to post bail, George was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending hid advise of rights hearing.

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