Gustavo Adolfo Jimenez Polanco, 30, a Dominican Republic national, was sentenced Thursday in district court for illegally re-entering the United States, U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert announced.
Felix Gomez, age 38, and Rosauro Morao, age 43 on Wednesday became the fourth and fifth Venezuelan nations to plead guilty in an offshore cocaine smuggling case.
Two brothers, Moises and Hassan Figueroa, were arrested early Monday and charged with second-degree burglary for a crime that took place Sunday morning.
Lynell Hughes, 35, of St. Croix, plead guilty Friday in District Court to conspiracy to defraud the United States, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
Indica Greenidge, 27, of St. Croix, was sentenced Wednesday by District Court Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis to 12 months’ imprisonment for her conviction of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
Jesus Garcia, 35, and Jhoan Gomez, age 28, both of Venezuela, pled guilty Wednesday in District Court to one count of possession of a controlled substance on board a vessel, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
John Petersen, a 63-year-old St. Thomas man, was arrested at 9:45 a.m. Monday by the V.I. Police Department after he was identified as the suspect who struck a woman with a baseball bat.
Juan Rodriguez, a 26-year-old Venezuelan, pled guilty Monday in District Court on St. Croix to one count of possession of a controlled substance on board a vessel, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
A North Carolina man entered a guilty plea Thursday to second-degree murder in the death of his roommate almost four years ago, according to the V.I Attorney General's Office.
Rebekah Kelly, a 22-year-old St. Croix woman, was arrested Sunday and charged with domestic violence after a man reported to police that she had sprayed Mace in his eyes.