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June 24th, 2019
3 injured during shootout near popular St Croix beach

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— Three men were on Sunday afternoon, June 23, 2019, injured during a shootout across the street from Rainbow Beach in Frederiksted, St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI), the popular tourist destination that is always dense with beachgoers both local and foreign on Sundays.

June 23rd, 2019
USVI Police hunting man who shot dogs

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ST. CROIX, USVI - The USVIPD is on the hunt for a man who was witnessed shooting two dogs, badly injuring both of them, Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

June 21st, 2019
USVI man allegedly chokes girlfriend for ending relationship

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— A man was arrested Tuesday June 18, 2019 after he was reported to police by an ex-girlfriend for strangling her, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

June 12th, 2019
USVI man set to take plea deal in rape trial shot dead

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— One of four men arrested in 2017 for his involvement in the East End Rape incident that rocked St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) was found shot to death inside a house in Frederiksted at about 10:38am on Tuesday June 11, 2019, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte confirmed to The Consortium.

June 10th, 2019
Gays parade on streets of St Croix, USVI

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CHRISTIANSTED, ST Croix, USVI— Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) community proudly paraded down the streets of downtown Christiansted, St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) on Saturday June 8, 2019 for Pride Month.

June 9th, 2019
USVI Gov Bryan hosts black Fraternities, Sororities & Masonic Organisations

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CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI- The Ball Room of Government House in Christiansted, St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI) was transformed to host a historic event Friday evening, June 7, 2019 when Governor Albert Bryan and his wife, First Lady Yolanda Bryan, hosted a cocktail reception in honor of Kappa Alpha Psi’s Grand Polemarch, Thomas L. Battles Jr and his wife Geraldine Woods Battles.

May 16th, 2019
Frett-Gregory & Gittens overthrown in USVI senate reorganisation

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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- Senator Kenneth L. Gittens, who served only four months as president of the 33rd Legislature, and Senator Donna Frett-Gregory, who was the Committee on Finance chair, were both overthrown on Wednesday May 15, 2019 in a reorganization of the Senate Majority, The Consortium can confirm.

May 10th, 2019
USVI man accused of body slamming, choking 'intimate partner'

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CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI— A man who police say choked and body slammed his “intimate partner”, with whom he shares a child, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon, May 8, 2019, charged with second-degree assaulted and remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending his advisement hearing, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

May 7th, 2019
St Croix man wanted for questioning into armed robbery

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CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI — The [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) is seeking the community’s assistance in locating a man wanted for questioning in connection with a December 2018 armed robbery, VIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

April 30th, 2019
Woman shot in face through bedroom window

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ESTATE DIAMOND, St. Croix, USVI — A USVI woman survived a barrage of bullets after multiple shots were fired through her bedroom window, striking her in the face, USVIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte announced this week.

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