Two women were treated for injuries they received Friday afternoon in a shooting at Estate Paradise, in the vicinity of the Evelyn Williams Elementary School on St. Croix.
According to the V.I. Police Department, at about 2:40 p.m. Friday the 911 emergency call center received a report of shots fired and an injured person in Estate Paradise.
Officers arrived to the area and found two women injured by gunfire. Both victims were transported for medical assistance to the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center via ambulance.
Police urged anyone with information about the shooting to call 911, the Crime TipLine at 340-778-4950, or Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-8477.