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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
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Police & Courts

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.

Police Arrest Two on St. John

The V.I. Police on St. John arrested two men Friday on charges including gun violations. Khalid Smith of St. John and an unnamed individual remain in custody, according to David Cannonier, assistant police chief for St. John.

Two Men Injured in Lindbergh Bay Shooting

Two men were hospitalized Thursday after being shot in the area of Lindbergh Bay Beach, the V.I. Police Department reported.
The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley performs sea trials in 2016. The ship, with a top speed of 28 knots and a range of about 3,000 miles, is a part of the Joint Inter-Agency Task Force South. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Eric D. Woodall)

Three Charged with Possessing Over 1,000 Kilograms of Cocaine

Three Dominican Republic nationals – Edwin Vargas, 31, Dany Perez-Brito, 44, and Lenin Cornelio-Perez, 32 – were charged with conspiracy to possess and possession of a controlled substance.

Body Found in Abandoned House Ruled Homicide

A man identified as 26-year-old Earl C. Brown was found shot to death Monday morning in an abandoned house in the Anna's Retreat area. Brown was identified by a family member.

Man Shot to Death on St. Thomas

A man was shot to death Wednesday morning while driving in the area of Lilliendahl and Marienhoj, the V.I. Police Department reported. The name of the victim was withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The Ron deLLugo Federal Courthouse. (File photo)

Three Foreign Nationals Sentenced

Three foreign nationals were sentenced Wednesday in two separate cases in District Court on St. Thomas, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert reported.

USVI Takes Part in National Project Safe Neighborhoods Conference

The Project Safe Neighborhood Conference was the first of its kind in eight years and underscores the commitment of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to reducing violent crime and fostering public safety.

Man Killed in ‘Targeted’ Daylight Shooting

A 26-year-old St. Croix man was killed Saturday in a daylight shooting at a crowded shopping area in what the V.I. Police called a...

Three More Arrests For Undeclared Cash Brought Over on Tortola Ferry

Three more people have been charged for not declaring thousands of dollars in cash brought into the territory via the Tortola ferry.

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