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Officials of the V.I. Police Department announced at a news conference Friday afternoon that they had arrested 23 year-old Rajah Caul and charged him with the Jan. 12 murder of Michael Cruz.
A 23-year-old man, identified as Michael Cruz from Sion Farm on St. Croix, was shot and killed on Tuesday in a parking lot at Gallows Bay, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A 19-year-old Crucian was shot and killed Saturday, the second homicide in the territory in the first two days of the year, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A man was shot and killed late on New Year's Day in Cruz Bay, marking the first homicide in the territory on the first day of the new year. Police said the victim was identified as 28-year-old Lessroy Gumbs.
A 25-year-old St. Croix man was shot to death Sunday evening at the Fish Market in Frederiksted, the V.I. Police Department reported. The victim was identified as Jahmandi Simon.
Three years after a former captain from the V.I. Police Department was sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his wife, the Virgin Islands Supreme Court upheld the four-count conviction of Enrique Saldana.
The U.S. Department of Justice executed Shakib Wali, formerly Orlando Cordia Hall, late Thursday night, shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled his killing could proceed.
Two men driving a dark maroon SUV reportedly shot and killed a man at a residence in Estate Catherine's Hope in Christiansted, according to the V.I. Police Department.
A man was killed Saturday evening in what the V.I. Police Department described as a reckless shooting. The victim was identified by next of kin as 19-year-old Nathaniel Felix.
The anonymous tip service Crimes Stoppers USVI is offering rewards up to $70,000 for the information leading to the resolution of the homicides that are this weeks Crime of the Week.