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Monday, September 24, 2018
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A collision Tuesday night on Krum Bay Road between a commercial van and a passenger car left the driver of the car dead. (Photo supplied by the V.I. Police Department)

One Driver Killed in Krum Bay Road Collision

One driver was killed and another sustained minor injuries Tuesday night when their vehicles collided on Krum Bay Road on St. Thomas.

Nathaniel Thomas Sentenced for Firearm Convictions

District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis, on August 31, 2018, sentenced Nathaniel Thomas, Jr. to eight years imprisonment for possession of a firearm by a felon, fifteen years imprisonment for unauthorized possession of a firearm, and five years imprisonment for reckless endangerment.
Aubrey Frett

Aubrey Frett Arrested, Charged in Hospital Ground Homicide

The V.I. Police Department on Monday arrested a suspect in the Saturday homicide at the Hospital Ground area in Charlotte Amalie. Aubrey Frett, 29, was arrested at 10:45 a.m. Monday pursuant to an arrest warrant issued by the Magistrate Court.

VIPD Identifies Body Found in Burned Car

A body found in burned out car July 16 on Hamms Bluff, Frederiksted, has been identified through DNA testing, the V.I. Police Department reported Monday. According to police, the test identified the victim as 22-year-old Emile Brin.

Hospital Ground Shooting Leaves One Man Dead

A 44-year-old St. Thomas man was killed Saturday afternoon in a shooting in the Hospital Ground area. Next of kin identified the victim as male as 44-year-old Jerome Turnbull.
A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent accounts for 27 packages of cocaine that were transferred by the Coast Guard Cutter Yellowfin, along with four suspected smugglers, Dominican nationals, to federal authorities Wednesday in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

Coast Guard, Border Patrol Arrest 7 in Two Separate Drug Interdictions

Two interdictions on the high seas resulted in the arrests of seven men and the seizure of $2 million in cocaine, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.
Oral Christopher Smith

Man Charged with Woman’s Murder

A 40-year-old St. Thomas man, Oral Christopher Smith, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree murder after a woman was found dead Saturday on the floor of her apartment.

Unrecognized Body Found in Burning Car on STX

The body of an unidentified person was found, burned beyond recognition, Monday night in a vehicle fire in Williams Delight, Frederiksted.
Kervaughn Benjamin

Man Charged with Assault for Pointing Gun

21-year-old Kervaughn Benjamin was arrested Monday and charged with assault for allegedly pointing a gun at people the previous week, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Naji Jarvis

Police Seek Naji Jarvis

The V.I. Police Department reported Monday that officers are looking for 21-year-old Naji Jarvis, a member of the U.S. military.





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