A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.
Michael A. Lewis, 36, of St. Thomas pleaded guilty Wednesday in District Court to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
Three people were stabbed in separate incidents Tuesday on St. John, at least two of them related to activities at the St. John Festival, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Michael “Rambo” Lewis of Water Bay was arrested Wednesday on St. Thomas and charged with three counts of possession of an unlicensed firearm, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Shevron Percival, 25, pleaded guilty Thursday in District Court on St. Croix to one count of possession of prison contraband. In 2012, Percival admitted, he was found with a cell phone inside the prison.
Albert Henry Guzman, 23, was arrested Tuesday and charged with disturbance of the peace and vagrancy in connection with an incident that occurred on the St. John Ferry on Monday.
Five people have been arrested in separate incidents by officers in the St. Thomas-St. John district, the V.I. Police Department announced Monday.
VIPD warned Monday that residents of the territory are getting preyed on by scam artists using the "Mystery Shopper" game, which can cost the individuals money and even make them criminally liable.
Kenson Jolly, a 25-year-old from Estate Pastory Gardens, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree assault in connection with a stabbing earlier that evening.