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.
St. Croix – On July 3, 2013, 17-year-old Rosalie Figueroa left her apartment in the Lagoon Housing Complex in Frederiksted. Police found her body the next day in a swimming pool on the north side of the island. The medical examiner reported that Figueroa died as a result of asphyxiation the same day she left her home.
Crime Stoppers asks asked anyone to submit a tip who saw her, knows the direction she may have walked, whether she got into a vehicle or used any other mode of transportation, or who saw her anywhere between noon on July 3 and noon on July 4.
St. Thomas – Police are seeking 27-year-old Elijah Henry as a suspect in an attempted murder that took place Oct. 8 in the Bovoni Housing Community. Born in California, Henry is 5 foot- 9 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Crime Stoppers did not provide any further information about the incident.
Anyone with information on the Crime Of The Week cases can call Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS) or submit a tip online at www.P3tips.com or www.crimestoppersvi.org. Callers will be issued a confidential PIN and are encouraged to check back frequently for reward eligibility.
Information leading to the resolution of a case can qualify the caller for an anonymous cash reward.