On December 18, 2022, the 911 Call Center dispatched a VIPD Unit to the Roy L. Schneider Regional Medical Center emergency room concerning a possible gunshot victim at that location. Upon arrival, contact was made with an Afro-American male who was being treated by emergency room physicians for a gunshot injury that occurred while in the area of Chicken and Bowling, Al Cohen’s Plaza. The victim was transported to the Roy L. Schneider Regional Medical Center emergency room via a private vehicle to seek medical attention due to his injuries.
On Sunday, December 4, 2022, at approximately 3:53 p.m., a citizen called 911 and reported shots fired in the area of Savan, St. Thomas, USVI. Two male gunshot victims were transported to Schneider Regional Medical Center via private vehicle. One of the victims succumbed to his injuries and the other victim was treated for his wounds. Next of kin identified the deceased as 29-year-old Shamoki K. Charleswell.
These cases are presently under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau. Anyone with any information regarding these crimes is urged to contact Crime Stoppers V.I. at 1-800-222-8477 or submit tip information at www.crimestoppersvi.org or www.P3Tips.com.