A federal grand jury on Thursday returned separate indictments against Ezequiel Rivera Gomez, also known as Francisco Mejia, 44, and Luis Miguel Recio Fernandez, 29, alleging that they illegally reentered the United States after having been previously deported.
Dale Ritter, 53, of St. Croix, was sentenced Thursday in District Count on one federal count of possession of a firearm with obliterated serial number, and one local count of illegal use of utility equipment, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
The V.I. Police Department on Friday arrested 23-year-old Shamauri A. Camsel and charged him with stealing a car.
The V.I. Police Department is looking for three suspects who robbed a service station at gunpoint in Estate Glynn Thursday night.
Two parents of students at Ulla Muller Elementary were involved in a physical altercation at the entrance gate of the school’s campus 7:45 Thursday morning and one, 23-year old Josaira Augustin Romero, was arrested for using a knife.
Lydia Cabret, a former 30-year employee of the V.I. Port Authority, was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for embezzling $213,098.58 from the agency, although all but six months of the sentence were suspended.
Roy Christian, a 63-year-old Crucian, pleaded guilty Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge George Cannon, Jr., to manufacture of marijuana, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
Rehelio Trant, a 39-year-old St. Thomas man, was sentenced Wednesday in District Court for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, U.S. Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
The V.I. Police Department on Friday arrested 28-year-old Gregory Rafael Narr and charged him in a case of domestic violence.
Two armed men robbed a pair of people on Strand Street in Frederiksted Saturday evening and escaped in the victim's rental car.