78.7 F
Charlotte Amalie
Saturday, December 2, 2023
HomeNewsPolice & CourtsMan Shot at Frydenhoj Ballfield

Man Shot at Frydenhoj Ballfield

An unidentified man was wounded by gunfire Monday evening in the area of Frydenhoj, the V.I. Police Department reported.

According to police, at roughly 6:13 p.m. officers were notified that an individual had been shot. The male victim, whose name was not released by police, was driven to the Schneider Regional Medical Center emergency room by private vehicle escorted by police units.

Officers and detectives with the Major Crimes Unit and Criminal Investigation Bureau met with the victim, who said he had been shot while in the area of the ball park. He told officers he had been unable to see the individual or individuals involved in the incident.

He was treated for the wound he’d sustained and released.

Anyone with information regarding the incident can contact the Major Crimes Unit at 340-714-9843 ext. 5619, the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-714-9807 ext. 5556, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.crimestoppersusvi.org. 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.

Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.