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St. Thomas Man Charged with Burglary of Business

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Police arrested Allen Samuel, age 47 of Altona, Tuesday, charging him with 3rd-degree burglary, petit larceny, destruction of property, and aiding and abetting, according to the V.I. Police Department. He was arrested at 5:34 p.m., reportedly in connection with the burglary of The Ice Cream Shop, a business in the International Building on Store Tvaer Gade, Charlotte Amalie, on September 19.

Bail for Samuel was set at $25,000. Reportedly unable to post bail, he was turned over to the custody of the Bureau of Corrections, pending his advice of rights hearing.

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As the VI Police Department continues to investigate Saturday morning’s attempted robbery in Havensight, VIPD Commissioner Ray Martinez confirmed community and police intel led officers to intercept a vehicle and take into custody two individuals - who were found with an automatic assault rifle, handgun and ammunition - that are deemed persons of interest in this and several other violent crimes. A third and possibly fourth suspect are being sought. Both victims of the attempted robbery are still being treated at Schneider Regional Medical Center. Story here: stthomassource.com/content/2021/12/04/two-persons-of-interest-in-havensight-robbery-in-custody-re... ... See MoreSee Less

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