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Crime of the Week: Crime Stoppers Seeks Tips on Homicides

The anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, seeks the public’s help to resolve two recent homicides.

ST. THOMAS – t 10:48 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2018, 911 received a call of multiple shots fired in the Hospital Ground area on St. Thomas. Police traveled to Hospital Ground and discovered a black male on the ground in the area of “Glass Battle Alley.”

The man appeared to have sustained a gunshot wound to his body; he was transported to Schneider Regional Medical Center via ambulance, where he was taken into surgery.

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at approximately 5:05 a.m. the man succumbed to his injuries. He was identified as 34-year-old Kareem Thomas.

ST. CROIX – At about 7 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002, the lifeless bodies of two teenagers were discovered in the Castle Burke area on St. Croix. Stephanie Parris, 17-years old, of Castle Burke was found on the ground near a heavily tinted black Nissan Altima. Inside the car police found the body of Dale Roberson, 19, of Morningstar. Both victims had died of gunshot wounds.

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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 that leads to the resolution of a case can make the tipster eligible for an anonymous reward.

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