Wednesday, February 21, 2018 1:37 pm Last modified: 10:26 am


James Nash (VIPD photo)

VIPD Detectives Nab Suspect Wanted for Attempted Murder

Detectives from the V.I. Police Department Intelligence Unit on Friday arrested 21-year-old James Nash III and charged him in a shooting June 5 in the Simonds Alley area.
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Crack Cocaine Nets Man 24-Month Sentence

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday sentenced 24-year-old St. Thomas resident Tolomah Foy to 24 months in prison and five years of supervised release for possession of crack cocaine with intent to distribute.
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Man Sentenced for Burglarizing Post Office

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday sentenced 34-year-old Selmo Watts to eight months in prison and three years of supervised release for burglarizing a post office.
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Two Sentenced for Hobbs Act Robbery and Related Gun Charges

U.S. District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced two men on Wednesday for their roles in the robbery of two St. Thomas jewelry store. Both robberies involved the use of firearms.
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Richards Gets 24 Months for Cocaine Distribution

Acio Richards, a 26 year old St. Thomas resident, was sentenced Thursday to 24 months in prison for cocaine distribution.
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Drunken Driving Crackdown

As summer approaches, The V.I. Police Department is ramping up its enforcement efforts as part of a national crackdown on drunken driving.
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Another Young Man Killed in Shooting

Another young man was killed Sunday night by multiple gunshots, according to the V.I. Police Department. The victim was identified by next of kin as 22-year-old Vascott David.
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Man Arrested for Shooting, Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend

A woman was shot and stabbed repeatedly Wednesday evening at the Smart Mart Gas Station, and police arrested a man believed to be her assailant – Richard Ireland, described as her 'ex-boyfriend' – about seven hours later.
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Shooting on Scott Free Road Leaves One Dead

Jahkima Moore, 32, died Saturday afternoon in a shooting on Scott Free Road, the V.I. Police Department reported. It was the 13th homicide on St. Thomas since the beginning of the year, the 22nd in the territory.
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Tasinique Murrel (VIPD photo)

Home Depot Employee Charged with Embezzlement

Tasanique Murrel, a 26-year-old cashier at Home Depot, was arrested Wednesday and charged with embezzlement, the V.I. Police Department reported.
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