The body of a man who had received multiple gunshot wounds was found Thursday night in Estate Wintberg, the V.I. Police Department reported. It was the fifth homicide on St. Thomas since the first of the year, the sixth in the territory.
Kareem Huggins, a 29-year-old Contant man, was arrested early Sunday and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, according to the V.I. Police Department.
A 12-year-old male was arrested Monday and charged with first-degree aggravated rape, the V.I. Police Department reported
A woman who suffered gunshot wounds in an incident Wednesday died of her wounds Saturday at the Schneider Regional Medical Center.
Two armed men robbed a woman who had just parked her car in front of her Estate Bovoni residence Friday evening, stealing her handbag, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Moses Laronde, a 21-year-old resident of Estate Thomas, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and charged with burglary in connection with a break-in at an Estate Bovoni home.
One man was killed and a woman suffered serious injuries in an early morning shooting Wednesday in Estate Agnes Fancy. It was the third homicide on St. Thomas since the beginning of the year.
The V.I. Police Department has had dashboard cameras in its police cars since 2013, but the cameras are not turned on, St. Croix Police Chief Arthur Hector told senators during a committee hearing.
At 5:30 p.m. Sunday, the V.I. Police Department arrested Asiana Thurmond, 19, of Nordsideve and charged her with third-degree burglary/domestic violence.