Three seemingly unrelated people were caught smuggling tens of thousands of dollars worth of contraband into St. Thomas and the United States over the ferry from Tortola, British Virgin Islands on Oct. 8 and 9.
The V.I. Police Department on Monday arrested 55-year-old Jose Acosta and charged him with two counts of simple assault/domestic battery, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A man shot to death in a Frederiksted bar Sept. 29 has been identified by his mother as Ulcier Nehemiah Crump, according to a news release issued Tuesday by the V.I. Police Department.
The V.I. Police Department was summoned to St. Croix Central High School Thursday after school officials reported finding a gun and narcotics on a student who had allegedly assaulted a teacher.
A federal grand jury returned a seven count indictment against Paul Girard, 30, Shaquan Prentice, 33, and Etherneal Simon, 48, charging Girard and Prentice with two robberies, conspiracy, and related gun charges, and Girard and Simon with money laundering.
A woman was shot Monday evening during an attempted robbery on St. Thomas, according to the V.I. Police Department.
A St. Thomas woman and her daughter were critically injured in a shooting in the Santa Maria community on St. Thomas' west end Monday night.
Jose DeJesus Perez, 38, was arrested Thursday evening and charged with domestic violence, according to the V.I. Police Department.
For the third time in less than a week, a shooting took a life Thursday on St. Croix, this time in the Golden Rock Shopping Center, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A 45-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday evening in Estate Williams Delight, the second homicide in the Frederiksted area since Saturday night.