Live on CBN-Radio 90.9FM each thruday 4-5PM: “Motion to Adjourn”: Hosted by Hon. Thomas Famous & Senator Dwayne Robinson: Live from Bermuda:                               Got TIPS or BREAKING NEWS? Please call 1-284-442-8000 or Email ALL news; ads call 1-284-440-6666

16-year-old girl allegedly raped by two USVI men

David Anthony Armstrong Jr., 20 (left) and Glenn Adjani David, 22 (right) were arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl at a party in the Frangipani neighborhood of Mon Bijou on August 4. Photo: VIC

CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI - Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) officers on Thursday at about 5:01 A.M. arrested two young men who allegedly raped a 16-year-old girl at a party in the Frangipani neighborhood of Mon Bijou on August 4. The arrest warrant was issued by the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands.

That’s according to VIPD Public Information, Glen Dratte, who issued a release on the arrest late Thursday. Mr. Dratte said the 16-year-old told police that she had consumed some alcohol at the house party and decided to get some rest in a bedroom. However, as she was resting, two men identified as 20-year-old David Anthony Armstrong Jr., above left, and 22-year-old Glenn Adjani David, above right, came into the bedroom and began raping her.

Both men were charged with first-degree rape and unlawful sexual contact, according to Mr. Dratte. The men were not granted bail, and were therefore remanded to the Golden Grove Detention Center pending their advisement hearing.

The case is under investigation by the VIPD’s Domestic Violence Unit, Mr. Dratte said. The force is asking anyone with information about the incident to call 340-778-4950, or 340-778-2211. You may also send your tip anonymously online to Crime Stoppers USVI.

10 Responses to “16-year-old girl allegedly raped by two USVI men”

  • bad practice (26/08/2017, 00:38) Like (2) Dislike (16) Reply
    you suppose to investigate first before you make an arrest
    • Hmm (28/08/2017, 13:50) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
      arrest them yes... how would feel knowing that two alleged rapist are out and you have a daughter... she could be next! Just saying!
  • sexy (26/08/2017, 00:39) Like (7) Dislike (34) Reply
    these women getting rape because of their dress code
    • excuse you (26/08/2017, 09:43) Like (24) Dislike (1) Reply
      They could be naked as they are born... if it's forced.... it's rape.
    • Mark (26/08/2017, 09:56) Like (13) Dislike (1) Reply
      That is such a dumb thing to say. So someone have the right to rape ur mother too if she had on something to revealing?
    • Paulette (26/08/2017, 12:39) Like (15) Dislike (0) Reply
      @sexy. So your clothes mean that these sick minded individuals are allowed to rape? I don't care if she was naked, they have no rights to put their hands on her. You sound as though you approve of their sick actions, which means you need help mentally too along with them. I hope you don't have a grandmother, mother, aunt, sister or daughter who you claim to love, because according to your statement, they have a right to be raped because of their clothes. Let's not forget about the sickos that rape no matter what clothes the women are wearing or their age. Rapists have s BIG BIG problem.
      • Alan (14/03/2018, 07:36) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
        I agree completely with you , no man should ever be able to use the excuse of "what she was wearing " How would any woman know what she can wear and be safe? because she could have no knowledge of what a particular man finds attractive. A woman should be able to wear whatever she is comfortable with and not have fear of attracting a rapist.
    • Really (26/08/2017, 20:47) Like (10) Dislike (0) Reply
      Then shut you eyes when they passing. they are entitled to wear whatever they are comfortable in. Men need to learn how to control their ego. NO still means no.
  • Start (26/08/2017, 06:45) Like (3) Dislike (3) Reply
    Good way to start your life with a rape conviction.
  • Not easy (26/08/2017, 19:15) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
    She is not the legal age of consent so even if she was a willing participant their goose is cooked. Matter of fact even if she was at the age of consent and the act was consensual their goose stilll cooked because she is now crying rape. I have sons and boy ah talking and telling them about heifers and what not for its not easy with the modern ways.If no biological evidence and no witness and they deny deny then maybe but still iffy.

Create a comment

Create a comment

Disclaimer: Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) welcomes your thoughts, feedback, views, bloggs and opinions. However, by posting a blogg you are agreeing to post comments or bloggs that are relevant to the topic, and that are not defamatory, liable, obscene, racist, abusive, sexist, anti-Semitic, threatening, hateful or an invasion of privacy. Violators may be excluded permanently from making contributions. Please view our declaimer above this article. We thank you in advance for complying with VINO's policy.


Follow Us On

Disclaimer: All comments posted on Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) are the sole views and opinions of the commentators and or bloggers and do not in anyway represent the views and opinions of the Board of Directors, Management and Staff of Virgin Islands News Online and its parent company.