Mikhail Munoz, 32, originally of St. Croix, was sentenced Thursday for possession with the intent to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
Travis Mitchell, age 49 of Estate Mandahl, was arrested Dec 2 and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A Superior Court jury on St Croix took 45 minutes to determine Wednesday that Enock Justin Cole and Avondale A. George, Jr. were guilty of murder, assault and robbery in the death of a 73-year-old man in 2015 in the vicinity of David Hamilton Jackson Park, Estate Grove Place.
Zion Hazel, a 22-year-old Crucian, pled guilty Wednesday in District Court on St. Croix to one count of conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent to distribute, U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert announced.
Officers of the Virgin Islands Crime Initiative conducted a traffic stop at around 4:20 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, on the Christiansted Bypass of a vehicle with three occupants.
Pedro Ramos-Guerra and Carlos Alberto Cuevas-Almonte face a slate of drug charges after being found aboard a go-fast vessel carrying more then five kilograms of cocaine, according to U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
Jimmy Davis, 41, of St. Croix, had his supervised release revoked and was sentenced to 24 months incarceration, U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert announced.
A man was shot and killed Saturday, Nov. 30, in the Campo Rico area of St. Croix, the V.I. Police Department reported. The victim was identified as 24-year-old Kaelan Finney.
Police arrested 34-year-old Olrick Harris of Calquohoun shortly after midnight Saturday, Nov. 23, and charged him with driving under the influence.
At about 3:35 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, Jahvid Alexander, age 19 of Mariendahl, was arrested by the V.I. Police Department and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm with an obliterated serial number and possession of controlled substance.