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Crime

April 28th, 2019
UPDATE: Willy T worker found dead; Police investigating

FRENCHMAN’S CAY, Tortola, VI – As first reported by Virgin Islands News Online (VINO), Police have identified the body of a man found in Frenchman’s Cay Harbour—in the wee hours of Thursday morning, April 25, 2019—as Willy T employee, Branson Read, age 32, of Soper's Hole.

April 26th, 2019
St Thomas man convicted for 2015 murder

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ST. THOMAS, USVI — Jurors empanelled to hear the trial of K’Moi Corraspe convicted him of murder, assault and weapons charges in connection with a four-year-old killing at Contant Knolls Housing Community, USVI Department of Justice Public Media Officer Corliss Smithen has announced.

April 26th, 2019
Attempted murder suspect Kenai Jacobs refused bail

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Kenai Jacobs, who is accused of shooting a man in the chest on April 15, 2019 in Long Look, on the main island of Tortola, was refused bail when he made a court appearance recently.

April 22nd, 2019
USVI man charged with Vehicular Homicide

VI CONSORTIUM

LONG BAY, St. Thomas, USVI - An accident in the wee hours of Monday morning, April 22, 2019, left one man dead and others injured in St. Thomas, a release issued by USVIPD Public Information Officer, Glen Dratte confirmed.

April 19th, 2019
USVI boxer facing 15 years for rape, child porn

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CHARLOTTE AMILE, St. Thomas, USVI - A federal Grand Jury yesterday Thursday, April 18, 2019, returned a ten-count indictment against professional boxer John A. Jackson, 30 of St. Thomas, charging him with two counts of production of child pornography.

April 19th, 2019
Man sustains broken wrist in fight @ RT Ferry Dock

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- An altercation between two persons at the Road Town Ferry Terminal yesterday afternoon, April 18, 2019 resulted in one of the persons suffering a broken wrist bone.

April 18th, 2019
UPDATE: Kenai Jacobs charged over Long Look shooting

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI- The person arrested by police on April 16, 2019, less than 24 hours after a shooting incident in Long Look, on the main island of Tortola, has been charged with attempted murder.

April 10th, 2019
Man charged for alleged unlawful sex with 16 yr-old girl

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Unlawful Sexual Intercourse with an underage girl, robbery, fraud and theft were some of the charges dished out by ranks of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) during the period March 31 to April 6, 2019.

April 9th, 2019
UPDATE: Sr Gov’t Officer Robert Swain charged for bribery

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has formally charged Robert Swain Sr., 56, of Sand Box Road for bribery by a public official.

April 8th, 2019
UPDATE: Boxer Julan Brown located in Jamaica

ST ANDREW, Jamaica – Information coming out of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) have indicated that boxer, Julan Brown aka ‘Iron Fist’—who was reported missing since yesterday, April 7, 2019—has been located late this afternoon and is said to be in good health.

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