Crime Stoppers Seeks Tips in Cold Case

The anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, seeks the public’s help to resolve two crimes, a homicide that that took place in 2013, and an attempted murder in which a suspect has been identified but not yet found.

St. Croix – On July 3, 2013, 17-year-old Rosalie Figueroa left her apartment in the Lagoon Housing Complex in Frederiksted. Police found her body the next day in a swimming pool on the north side of the island. The medical examiner reported that Figueroa died as a result of asphyxiation the same day she left her home.

Crime Stoppers asks asked anyone to submit a tip who saw her, knows the direction she may have walked, whether she got into a vehicle or used any other mode of transportation, or who saw her anywhere between noon on July 3 and noon on July 4.

St. Thomas – Police are seeking 27-year-old Elijah Henry as a suspect in an attempted murder that took place Oct. 8 in the Bovoni Housing Community. Born in California, Henry is 5 foot- 9 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds, according to the V.I. Police Department.

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Crime Stoppers did not provide any further information about the incident.

Anyone with information on the Crime Of The Week cases can call Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS) or submit a tip online at www.P3tips.com or www.crimestoppersvi.org. Callers will be issued a confidential PIN and are encouraged to check back frequently for reward eligibility.

Information leading to the resolution of a case can qualify the caller for an anonymous cash reward.

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