Crime Stoppers is asking your help to solve the following crimes. If you know something, say something. Even the smallest bit of information may be just what law enforcement needs to solve these cases.
St. Croix: The charred body of Luis Roldan was found in a burning vehicle near an abandoned building in the Ralph de Chabert housing community on Saturday, July 3. If you know who was involved in his death or know anything about this homicide, please let us know. The minimum reward for an arrest is $1,250.
St. John: On Wednesday, June 23 at 10 p.m. in the area of Hill Street, a man found that his gray and navy green backpack had been taken from his parked red Ford Explorer. Stolen items included a silver Olympus underwater 12 megapixel camera with blue strap, a 16 gigabyte iPod, and a Logitech portable speaker for iPod with a black mesh case with a broken zipper.
St. Thomas: Several convenience stores have been robbed at gunpoint in the country area recently. The suspects are three or four males wearing hoodies and masks. Please help police identify these thugs and their vehicle(s). The minimum reward for each arrest is $900.
Community members can submit tips on these or any other crimes at www.CrimeStoppersUSVI.org or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Your tips are completely anonymous, and the stateside operators are bilingual. If a tip leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, illegal drugs, or weapons, the tipster receives a cash reward to be paid according to their instructions. Only anonymous callers to Crime Stoppers are eligible for these cash rewards.
Law enforcement wishes to thank the community for the 762 tips received that have so far resulted in 82 arrests and the recovery of over $171,000 of stolen goods and illegal drugs.
Please keep the tips coming so we can make the USVI a safer place to live, work, and raise a family. If you have an unsolved crime you would like us to feature, please send an e-mail to CrimeStoppersVI@gmail.com .