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V.I. Parole Board Schedules Parole Hearings

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Alexander Farrelly Criminal Justice Complex

The Virgin Islands Parole Board (Board) will convene over the course of several days, beginning next month, to hear testimonies from persons for and against inmates incarcerated at various penal institutions, according to a press release from the Department of Justice, Office of Attorney General Claude E. Walker.

          During the following days, the board will be meeting at the Golden Grove Correctional Facility on St. Croix; it will be taking statements from persons for and against inmates at the following correctional facilities: Dec. 8 for inmates at the Golden Grove Correctional Facility; Jan. 12, 2018, for inmates at the Citrus County Detention Center in Lecanto, Fla., inmates at the Central Arizona Florence Complex in Florence, Ariz. and those at the Keen Mountain Correctional Facility in Oakwood, Va.  All morning meetings will start at 8 a.m.; the afternoon sessions will start at 12:30 p.m.

          The Board will also interview the following inmates:

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Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 — inmates at the Golden Grove Correctional Facility

Inmate’s Name                    Offense(s) Committed

Wesley Matthias                   Unlawful sexual contact 1st degree

Jonathan Hakim                    Voluntary manslaughter; possession of a firearm

Richard Durham                    assault 2nd degree

Alixford Sylvester                Aggravated rape first

Kareema Thompson             Murder 2nd degree

Angel Medina                        Burglary first degree (2 counts); kidnapping; burglary second degree; parole violation

Edgardo Ortiz, Jr.                  Assault 3rd degree (4 counts); unauthorized possession of an unlicensed firearm; parole violation     

Eric Miller                             Murder 2nd degree; assault 3rd Degree; possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a crime of violence; parole violation

Michael James                       Burglary 1st degree; unlicensed possession of a firearm; parole violation

Brian Johnson                       Robbery 1st degree (7 counts) and possession of a machine gun; parole violation

          The Board will also be traveling to the mainland to conduct parole hearings for the following inmates at the following prisons:

Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018inmates at Central Arizona Florence Complex

Inmate’s Name                    Offense(s) Committed

Jerome Turnbull                   Possession of ammunition; kidnapping; robbery 1st degree; possession of a firearm, assault 1st degree

Jeffrey Dawkins                    Escape from custody; robbery 1st degree; possession of deadly weapon

Glenford Prince                     Murder 2nd; possession of a deadly weapon

Marty Glover                         3rd degree burglary

Thursday, January 18, 2018inmates at Keen Mountain Correctional Center

Inmate’s Name                    Offense(s) Committed

 Kaseem Bruno                     Aggravated child abuse

Friday, January 19, 2018 – inmates at Citrus County Detention Center

Inmate’s Name                    Offense(s) Committed

Kamal Thomas                      Assault 3rd degree; using a dangerous weapon during a 3rd degree assault; threat to a witness

Clifton Fahie                         Simple assault and battery; burglary 2nd; false imprisonment

Lasima M’bilashaka                       Assault 1st degree

Joseph Frith                           Aggravated Rape 2nd degree, incest; domestic violence

Jody Penn                              Murder 2nd degree

Aleak Edwards                      Aggravated rape, aggravated assault and battery; child abuse

Shiloh Urgent                        Voluntary manslaughter

Jean Emogene                        Assault 1st degree

Jequan Joseph                       Conspiracy

Aurelio Rivera                       Robbery 1st degree/principals; Assault 1st degree/principals; unauthorized use of a vehicle; carrying or using a dangerous weapon during the commission of a crime of violence

Kyle Woods                          Burglary 3rd degree

Elijah Smith                           Unauthorized possession of a firearm

Anyone interested in giving information to the Board or testifying at the hearing must submit written comments to the Board or advise the Board of his/her desire to appear and testify.  Such notices must be received by the Board at least three days prior to Dec. 8, 2017.  Written comments or requests to testify should be addressed to:

Ms. Debra Liburd

Project Coordinator – Parole

Bureau of Corrections

Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility

R.R. 1, Box 9950

Kingshill, VI  00851

Tel: 778-0400, ext. 4705

Fax:  340-712-3117

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