A 21-year-old St. Thomas man was shot Sunday afternoon and later succumbed to his injuries in the second homicide on St. Thomas during the weekend.
According to the V.I. Police Department, the 911 center received a call at 1:41 p.m., Sunday, reporting several shots being fired in the Scottfree area. The citizen also reported that a male was seen lying on the ground.
At the scene, responding officers made contact with Brison Isaac, 21, who appeared to have suffered several gunshot wounds about the body. Isaac was transported to Schneider Regional Medical Center, where he died of his injuries at 2:58 p.m.
Police said that a witness reported a dark skinned male wearing a white shirt and dark colored pants as a possible suspect.
Police urged anyone with information about the crime to contact the VIPD Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-774-2211, the 011 emergency call center, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.
The Isaac shooting was the second homicide on St. Thomas during the weekend. On Sunday police arrested a suspect in an Estate Thomas shooting that left one man dead. (See ‘Related Links’ below).