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Monday, February 18, 2019
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Police Investigate Fatal STX Shooting

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.

Police on STJ Arrest One of Two Suspects Following Car Break-In

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.

Crime Stoppers Seeks Tips in Cold Case

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.

2019 Opens with V.I.’s First Homicide of the Year

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.

Help Crime Stoppers Solve the Crime of the Week

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.

Police Arrest Two on St. John

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 Injured in Lindbergh Bay Shooting

Two men were hospitalized Thursday after being shot in the area of Lindbergh Bay Beach, the V.I. Police Department reported.
The Coast Guard Cutter Donald Horsley performs sea trials in 2016. The ship, with a top speed of 28 knots and a range of about 3,000 miles, is a part of the Joint Inter-Agency Task Force South. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Eric D. Woodall)

Three Charged with Possessing Over 1,000 Kilograms of Cocaine

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.

Body Found in Abandoned House Ruled Homicide

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.

Man Shot to Death on St. Thomas

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.

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