Brunn Charged with Domestic Violence

Gerard A. Brunn (VIPD)
Gerard A. Brunn (VIPD)

A 72-year-old St. Thomas man, Gerard A. Brunn, also known as Jerry, was arrested Monday and charged with a domestic-violence assault, the V.I. Police Department reported.

According to the VIPD, at about 10 p.m. Nov. 22, a woman reported that a companion, identified as Brunn by police, assaulted her by hitting her several times with a computer and his hands.

Brunn was charged Monday with simple assault and battery/domestic violence.

No bail was set, as per the territory’s domestic violence statute. He was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections Detention Center.

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The case is under investigation by the police Domestic Violence Unit.

Police urged anyone with information regarding the incident to contact the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-774-2211 or 340-715-5535., or call the 911 center or the anonymous top service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.

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