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A recent homicide victim on St. Croix was hunted by someone intent on doing them harm, V.I. Police Commissioner Trevor Velinor said on Monday at a livestreamed news conference.
An annual waterfront gathering Friday evening was part of the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims, remembering the almost 40 Virgin Islanders who have lost their lives to violence so far this year.
Over the last eight years, David Payne’s family has commissioned four signs, all of which have stood outside his sister’s house on Beltjen Road, calling for the public to report any details about his murder to Crime Stoppers.
A man was killed Thursday morning after he was shot in an attack in the Louis Brown Villas housing community, the V.I. Police Department reported.
The Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms is offering a $10,000 reward for information on Thursday's murders of 14-year-old Aaron Ashby and his cousin, 29-year-old Rique Ashby.
A man died of gunshot wounds Friday in a shooting at Frenchman’s Bay. The V.I. Police Department reported that the victim was identified as 28-year-old Elon Frett of St. Thomas.
A St. Thomas man was shot and killed early Wednesday, the V.I. Police Department reported. According to police next of kin identified the victim as 25-year-old Mikal Dore.
Police on Wednesday identified the man found dead in a St. John recreational park as the man found guilty in a high-profile killing in 2007. A spokesperson for VIPD said the body found near the Pine Peace Basketball Court was Jahlil Ward, 32.
The average murder victim in the USVI is a 27-year-old man found dead in the street with multiple gunshot wounds. A Source study shows revenge killings drive the territory's troubling murder count.
Delicia Daniel, mother of murdered 4-year-old Aaron Benjamin Jr., and Kyle Christopher, her boyfriend, entered not guilty pleas Wednesday in the child's death, Attorney General Denise George announced.