A man was shot and killed Friday in the Mount Welcome area of St. Croix, according to the V.I. Police Department. The victim was identified as 49-year-old Kailash Banani.
A 28-year old St. Thomas man was arrested Friday on St. John following a rigorous foot chase by law enforcement officers through a wooded area near Hawksnest Beach in the Virgin Islands National Park.
The anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, seeks the public’s help to resolve two crimes, a homicide that that took place in 2013, and an attempted murder in which a suspect has been identified but not yet found.
A 34-year-old man became the U.S. Virgin Islands' first homicide of the new year Tuesday morning in a shooting in the Mount Pleasant area. According to the V.I. Police Department, the victim was identified by next of kin as Joseph O. Brow.
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.
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 were hospitalized Thursday after being shot in the area of Lindbergh Bay Beach, the V.I. Police Department reported.
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.
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.
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.