Police Department on Tuesday reminded Virgin Islanders of restrictions on the sale and service of alcoholic beverages on Friday, which is Good Friday in the Christian calendar.
Police in the St. Thomas District reported four incidents and arrests ranging from burglary and simple assault to aggravated rape of a minor.
District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday sentenced Alva Nicholas to nine months imprisonment and five years of supervised release for possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
A man injured by a gunshot on Raphune Hill early Wednesday was treated and released at the Schneider Regional Medical Center.
District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday sentenced Michael Lewis to 75 months in prison and three years of supervised release for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
A 30-year-old Michigan woman was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana after allegedly arriving to the St. Thomas airport with 23 kilos of marijuana in her luggage.
A man was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon as he stood by the side of Ridge Road in Estate Nazareth, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Tequan Joseph, 23, was sentenced to 34 months in prison and three years of supervised release for conspiracy to ship firearms with obliterated serial numbers and other charges.
Every person charged with a felony, violent crime or misdemeanor sexual offense will be required to give a DNA sample if a bill approved unanimously in committee Wednesday is enacted into law.
George W. Lewis Jr., 50, of St. Thomas was sentenced Wednesday to four months in prison and one year of supervised release for impersonating a federal officer and blackmail.