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Charlotte Amalie
Sunday, January 20, 2019
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Police & Courts

One Injured in Officer-Involved Shooting at UVI

The V.I. Police Department reported that one person was injured Wednesday in an officer-involved shooting at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas campus and was transported to the Schneider Regional Medical Center for evaluation.

STX Teen Fatally Shot While Biking

A 17-year-old male identified by next of kin as Jurvelle Marquell Felixien was killed while riding his bike Tuesday morning in Estate Whim, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Steele Charged with Assault, Attempted Murder

Michael Morris Steele, 24, was arrested Monday and charged with assaulting a woman by pushing her into a beach bonfire and holding her in the flames, threatening to kill her, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Police Search for Missing STT Minor

The V.I. Police Department on Saturday was searching for a minor female reported missing from the St. Thomas Behavioral Health Care on St. Thomas at the Seaview Adolescent Unit. Police identified the missing girl as 16-year-old Hilary Paris.
The VIPD has named Khalid Wilson, left, and Jahkim Santiago as 'persons of interest' in a Jan. 1 homicide. (VIPD photos)

Police Names Two ‘Persons of Interest’ in New Years Day Homicide

The Criminal Investigations Bureau is looking for two persons of interest in the fatal shooting of 34-year-old Joseph O. Brow at Mount Pleasant West, Frederiksted, in the territory's first homicide of the new year, the V.I. Police Department announced.

Police Investigate Fatal STX Shooting

A man was shot and killed Friday in the Mount Welcome area of St. Croix, according to the V.I. Police Department. The victim was identified as 49-year-old Kailash Banani.

Police on STJ Arrest One of Two Suspects Following Car Break-In

A 28-year old St. Thomas man was arrested Friday on St. John following a rigorous foot chase by law enforcement officers through a wooded area near Hawksnest Beach in the Virgin Islands National Park.

Crime Stoppers Seeks Tips in Cold Case

The anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, seeks the public’s help to resolve two crimes, a homicide that that took place in 2013, and an attempted murder in which a suspect has been identified but not yet found.

2019 Opens with V.I.’s First Homicide of the Year

A 34-year-old man became the U.S. Virgin Islands' first homicide of the new year Tuesday morning in a shooting in the Mount Pleasant area. According to the V.I. Police Department, the victim was identified by next of kin as Joseph O. Brow.

Help Crime Stoppers Solve the Crime of the Week

The anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, seeks the public's help to resolve two homicides that took place in the territory in the recent past.





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