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Tim Duncan Donates Over 10,000 Masks to V.I. Prison System

Corrections officers and police officers taking in donations of masks from Tim Duncan (submitted photo)

After hearing of the COVID-19 outbreak in the Virgin Islands prison system, Tim Duncan sent 10,800 masks to the territory for distribution. The donation was facilitated by Sheldon and Sherwin Robinson, formerly of Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club, ViVid Streaming and Seaborne Airlines. A smaller donation will be made to the Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation later this week.

Receiving the boxes (clockwise) are Officer Cecil Joseph (Corrections, St. Croix), Officer Eddie Richardson (VIPD, St. Croix), Officers Malik Hodge and Merwin Potter (Corrections St. Thomas), and Officer Johnny Rey (VIPD St. Thomas).

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