Juan Lorenzo Matias Peralta, 38, of the Dominican Republic and Dionis Alexander Luis Gomez, 31, of Venezuela, pleaded guilty Wednesday before Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller to illegal entry offenses.
District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced 31-year-old Jesus Burgos-Montanez to 68 months in prison for conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent to distribute and possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.
A man injured Tuesday evening after a shooting in Estate Plessen succumbed to his wounds Wednesday, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A car in Estate Bordeaux was shot up Monday night by people in a passing vehicle, but the owner was not injured, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Osvaldo Tavarez, 48, of St. Thomas, pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court to one count of transporting a minor for illegal sexual activity, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
Khadin Fahie, 23, of the British Virgin Islands, and Jesus Rosario- Rondon, 40, a resident of St. Thomas, were both sentenced on an information charging both men with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine.
The V.I. Police Department on Monday arrested 32-year-old Ashnel Evelle Walters on St. Croix and charged him in a shooting that killed a horse and injured the man riding it.
Roman Jose Aguilera Gig, 39, of Venezuela, pled guilty Friday in District Court on St. Croix to one count of possession of a controlled substance on board a vessel, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
A man later identified as 25-year-old David Gonzalez was shot to death Saturday afternoon in the Mutual Homes Housing complex in Grove Place, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Two minor males and three adult males were arrested in Cruz Bay late Monday night, October 22, on charges relating to a robbery and gun possession.