One driver was killed and another sustained minor injuries Tuesday night when their vehicles collided on Krum Bay Road on St. Thomas.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The body of an unidentified person was found, burned beyond recognition, Monday night in a vehicle fire in Williams Delight, Frederiksted.
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.
The V.I. Police Department reported Monday that officers are looking for 21-year-old Naji Jarvis, a member of the U.S. military.