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St. Thomas Man Charged with Domestic Assault

The V.I. Police Department on Sunday morning arrested Shakim Gumbs, 38 of Bovoni Housing, and charged him with simple assault/domestic violence.

Detectives from the Domestic Violence Unit arrested Gumbs at roughly 9:14 a.m. Aug. 16. Gumbs reportedly assaulted a relative, the police said, causing injuries that required medical attention.

No bail was offered to Gumbs, as per the territory’s domestic violence statutes. He was turned over to the Bureau of Corrections pending his advice of rights hearing.

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