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The R.H. Amphlett Leader Justice Complex, home of the V.I. Superior Court on St. Croix. (File photo)

Superior Court Accepting Online Payments for Some Citations

The Superior Court is now accepting online credit card payments for traffic, litter and conservation citations. All major credit cards will be accepted; a service fee of 4.5 percent will be assessed on all credit card transactions.

Man Abducted in Downtown Frederiksted

A man was abducted Wednesday from Frederiksted and taken to various ATMs on St. Croix to withdraw money for his captors before he was released with minor injuries, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Man Dies of Injuries from Motorcycle-Auto Accident

A motorcycle rider involved in an accident Monday on Polyberg Hill died of injuries from he incurred, the V.I. Police Department reported Wednesday. The victim was identified as 28-year-old Uric Smith, Sr.

Man Treated for Gunshot Wounds after Estate Plessen Shooting

A man was transported Monday to the Juan F. Luis Hospital, where he was treated for wounds he received from a shooting in the parking lot of Plaza Extra West in Estate Plessen, the B.I. Police reported.
Juan Garcia (VIPD photo)

STX Man Found with Rifle After Crash, Chase, Police Say

Detectives from the V.I. Police Department arrested 59-year-old Juan Garcia of Tan Tan Terrace on St. Croix after his vehicle collided with theirs Monday night.

Superior Court Adds Matters Eligible for Remote Hearings During Pandemic

Presiding Judge of the Superior Court Harold W.L. Willocks signed an order on Thursday, May 14, expanding the types of matters to be heard remotely during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Ashmore Hyndman Jr. (VIPD photo)

St. Thomas Man Charged with Grand Larceny

A 50-year-old St. Thomas man was arrested Monday and charged with grand larceny, the V.I. Police reported.

Judge Orders Illegal Weapon Defendant to Surrender Driver’s License

After making an appearance in court on a weapon’s charge, Rudy Jeanne, a 32-year-old St. Thomas motorist, was ordered Monday to turn in his driver’s license.
Khaliem Tang-Yuk (VIPD photo)

Judge Tells Airport Defendant to Stick Around

Khaliem Tang-Yuk, a 27-year-old from Puerto Rico, was arrested Saturday after police found ammunition in his bag during a security search at the Cyril E. King Airport.

Lima Pleads Guilty to Firearms Charges

Javier Enrique Lima pled guilty May 13 to possessing and transporting a firearm with an obliterated serial number; and departing a Customs facility without authorization.

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