87.5 F
Charlotte Amalie
Monday, July 4, 2022
HomeNewsPolice & CourtsSTX Woman Robbed in Estate Golden Rock

STX Woman Robbed in Estate Golden Rock

A woman reported being the victim of an armed robbery Sunday afternoon in Estate Golden Rock on St. Croix.

According to the V.I. Police Department, at 1:56 p.m. Sunday the 911 emergency call center dispatched officers to a reported robbery at the Breezez Bar and Restaurant in Estate Golden Rock.

The woman told officers while she was sitting in her vehicle outside of Breezez Bar and Restaurant waiting for her order, a young, slim, dark-skinned male wearing a white shirt and a dark colored doo-rag pulled over this face pointed a gun at her head and demanded that she hand over her purse. The suspect threatened to kill the victim and she complied by giving her handbag, which contained cash and documents. The suspect then fled the scene.

The incident is under investigation. Police urged anyone with information about the crime to call 911, the Crime TipLine at (340) 778-4950, or the anonymous tp service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.




Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.

STAY CONNECTED

20,771FansLike
4,757FollowersFollow

FROM FACEBOOK

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons
Load more
A woman reported being the victim of an armed robbery Sunday afternoon in Estate Golden Rock on St. Croix. According to the V.I. Police Department, at 1:56 p.m. Sunday the 911 emergency call center dispatched officers to a reported robbery at the Breezez Bar and Restaurant in Estate Golden Rock. The woman told officers while she was sitting in her vehicle outside of Breezez Bar and Restaurant waiting for her order, a young, slim, dark-skinned male wearing a white shirt and a dark colored doo-rag pulled over this face pointed a gun at her head and demanded that she hand over her purse. The suspect threatened to kill the victim and she complied by giving her handbag, which contained cash and documents. The suspect then fled the scene. The incident is under investigation. Police urged anyone with information about the crime to call 911, the Crime TipLine at (340) 778-4950, or the anonymous tp service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.