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October 17th, 2019
UPDATE: USVI mother & boyfriend charged for murder of 4-yr-old

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- Delicia Daniel, 29, and her boyfriend, Kyle Christopher, 22, were both charged with first-degree murder and other charges during their advisement hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 in connection with the death of 4-year-old Aaron Benjamin, Jr., who was found dead in his mother’s Lorraine Village housing community apartment on Friday, according to [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte.

October 15th, 2019
USVI man allegedly beats wife, takes her cellphone & house keys

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— A woman told police on Friday, October 11, 2019 that her estranged husband assaulted her, took her house keys and cellphone and fled the area, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

October 12th, 2019
Wanted sex offender arrested in St Croix

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St Croix, USVI - Attorney General Denise George on Friday October 11, 2019, announced the arrest of 36-six-year-old Daniel Cove, a registered sex offender who was arrested Thursday by Superior Court Marshals at the Village Rehabilitation Center in Sion Hill on St. Croix.

October 7th, 2019
11 Venezuelans nabbed with 55kg cocaine offshore St Croix

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ST CROIX, USVI - United States (US) Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced today, October 7, 2019, that 11 men claiming to be Venezuelan nationals appeared before Magistrate Judge George W. Cannon for an initial appearance after arrests by Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Agents on the charges of possession of a controlled substance on board a vessel subject to the jurisdiction of the United States.

October 5th, 2019
Teen arrested for burglarising mother's home

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ST. CROIX, USVI - A 19-year-old man was arrested and charged with second-degree burglary after breaking and entering into his mother’s house in Concordia and taking items without her permission.

October 2nd, 2019
VI has nothing to fear about release of 'sterile' male mosquitoes in USVI- Dr Georges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - As the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) make moves to control its mosquito population through the release of sterile male mosquitoes as a form of pest control, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA), Dr Ronald E. Georges says the Virgin Islands has nothing to fear.

September 28th, 2019
23-year-old gunned down outside USVI home

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ST. CROIX, USVI - A 23-year-old man was shot to death in Barren Spot on Wednesday night, September, 24, 2019, USVIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

September 20th, 2019
USVI police officer indicted for bank fraud & identity theft

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI — United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert for the District of the [US] Virgin Islands announced today, September 20, 2019, the unsealing of an indictment charging [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Officer Yomont King with a variety of offenses, including bank fraud, aggravated identity theft, and forgery.

September 12th, 2019
USVI man sentenced to 45 years for raping 12 & 16- year-olds

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- Gilroy D. Elcock, 47, of St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) was sentenced Tuesday, September 10, 2019 for six counts of production of child pornography, two counts of aggravated first-degree rape, and one count of possession of child pornography, United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.

September 7th, 2019
Four injured in USVI drive-by shooting

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ST. CROIX, USVI - Four men were shot Friday night, September 6, 2019, shot in the David Hamilton Jackson Terrace housing community while sitting on a bench, according to information provided by [US[ Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte.

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