The V.I. Police Department arrested a man suspected as an assault in Frenchtown.
According to police, Martin Paul Frederick, 48, was arrested at about 4:30 p.m. Monday after he was identified by witnesses and the victim, whose name was not released by police, as the individual who assaulted the victim in Frenchtown.
Frederick was unable to make bail and was turned over to the Bureau of Corrections pending his advice of rights hearing.
The VIPD’s Criminal Investigations Bureau continues to ask the community for information in solving crime in the territory. You can call CIB on St. Thomas at 340-774 2211 or on St. Croix 340 778-2211. Information can also be sent to the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers VI, at 800-222-8477.