Domingo Diaz, a 40-year-old from the Dominican Republic, was arrested Monday and charged with possession with the intent to distribute cocaine and attempted possession with the intent to distribute cocaine in a plot that utilized the mail.
Osvaldo Tavarez, 48, appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller Tuesday for his initial court appearance after a federal grand jury returned a two-count indictment charging him with transportation of a minor with intent to engage in illegal sexual activity.
The body of an unidentified male was found Monday in a burned out vehicle in the Hamm's Bluff area of St. Croix, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Police found the body of a gunshot victim Sunday morning behind the Gas for Less Service Station on St. Croix.
In separate, unrelated cases Wednesday, District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced two men – Kenneth James, 51, of Dominica, and Dean Baptiste, 53, of St. Thomas – to prison.
Lester Gabriel Charles, 35, pleaded guilty before District Judge Curtis V. Gomez to possession of a firearm by an illegal alien, U.S. Attorney Gretchen...
On Monday, 50-year-old Glenroy Francis Sr. was arrested and charged in a sexual assault of a minor that took place in January, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Filiberto Moreno, 50, of Mexico, was sentenced Monday by District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez to four months incarceration for illegal reentry into the United States.
A 24-year-old man was shot and killed Friday evening in Campo Rico, the V.I. Police Department reported. The victim was identified by next of kin as La'Quan Hill.
A holiday father-son activity ended in tragedy Wednesday, the Fourth of July, when 40-year-old Ariel Ashby drowned at Magens Bay while swimming with his son, according to the V.I. Police Department.