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June 30th, 2015
Dominican Rep nationals confess to burglarising home of elderly woman

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Two men, Jeral Palmer, 25, and Graciano Calderon, 26, appeared before Senior Magistrate Tamia N. Richards in the Magistrate’s Court on Friday June 26, 2015 and pleaded guilty to the charge of burglary.

April 22nd, 2015
Kejan Thomas accused of stealing church TV; firearm possession

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A man who has been accused of multiple counts of theft is also on a charge of possession of a firearm with intent to put another person in fear after he allegedly used a flare gun to threaten a husband and wife. He is also accused of causing criminal damage and using threatening language.

October 9th, 2014
Giovanni Richardson admits to charge of burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When Giovanni Richardson turned up in the Magistrate’s Court today October 9, 2014 on a charge of burglary he changed his plea from not guilty to guilty, a move which averts a trial and one which will see him knowing his fate on October 14, 2014.

September 12th, 2014
Three charged with Burglary, Damage

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force report that they yesterday charged three males with Burglary, Criminal Damage and Taking a Conveyance.

June 4th, 2014
Police release video of burglar caught on camera

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect caught on video while committing a burglary at the Harbour View Riteway Supermarket in Sopher’s Hole.

May 27th, 2014
Accused burglar Tyrell Samuel for October assizes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Accused burglar Tyrell Samuel is expected to have his matter heard before the High Court during the October assizes after he appeared before Justice Vicki Ann Ellis on May 22, 2014.

April 24th, 2014
Stapleton burglary trial to start in June

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Tevorn Stapleton appeared before the Magistrate’s Court again yesterday, April 23, 2014 for what was expected to be the continuation of his trial after he previously pleaded not guilty to a charge of burglary.

April 23rd, 2014
Bishop Cline’s lighting store burglarised!

FISH BAY, Tortola, VI – Bishop John I. Cline revealed to Virgin Islands News Online today, April 23, 2014 that his store, Atlantis Solar was robbed sometime overnight but has expressed confidence that the perpetrator will soon be caught after making off with $5,000 worth of specific lighting products.

February 18th, 2014
UPDATE: Eldrys Todman found guilty of burglary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Eldrys Todman who was before the High Court for a burglary committed in 2010, was today February 18, 2014 found guilty for the crime.

December 12th, 2013
UPDATE: Serial burglar Shakeem Smith to spend 9 years in prison

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Shakeem Smith, 20, of Fat Hogs Bay was sentenced to nine years in prison by Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards on several counts of burglary last Friday, December 6, 2013.


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