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May 19th, 2019
Shooting near ‘Tola Wharf’ in USVI leaves one dead

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — A man was shot to death in the vicinity of the Edward Wilmoth Blyden Terminal, known to many as the ‘Tola Wharf’, US Virgin Islands (USVI) at 11:25 pm on Saturday, May 18, 2019.

May 6th, 2019
VI boats victorious in USVI carnival boat race

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- The keen rivalry in sports between the Virgin Islands and US Virgin Islands shifted from the horse racing track to the waters when the [US] Virgin Islands Carnival Committee Motor Sport was held on Sunday April 28, 2019 at Charlotte Amalie Harbour, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

May 2nd, 2019
STT man allegedly found with firearm, cocaine & marijuana

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — Aubrey Frett, 30, of St Thomas, United States Virgin Islands (USVI), was arrested on May 1, 2019 on an indictment charging him with possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, possession with the intent to distribute crack cocaine, possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense.

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 24th, 2019
Closure of LIAT ‘Imminent’ – Chairman

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St. Thomas, USVI - Current Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr Ralph E. Gonsalves, who also serves as the Chairman of LIAT Airways, says the closure of the airline is imminent.

April 23rd, 2019
FEMA Awards $4.1M for repairs to Clinton Phipps Racetrack

VI CONSORTIUM

ST. THOMAS, USVI — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on Monday, April 22, 2019, announced that it has awarded $4.1 million to the U.S. Virgin Islands for construction work at the Clinton Phipps Racetrack on St. Thomas.

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 6th, 2019
Fires banned as dry weather takes toll in USVI

VI CONSORTIUM

ST. THOMAS, USVI - The United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Fire Service this week, advised the general public that a ‘burn ban’ is currently in effect throughout the territory.

March 19th, 2019
Man gets 15 years for robbery, attempted murder

VI CONSORTIUM

ST. THOMAS, USVI - Fifteen years behind bars was the sentence handed down on Jahani Joseph who shot a man seven times while robbing him in the area of Hospital Ground almost three years ago, the USVI Department of Justice, Public Media Officer Corliss Smithen has announced.

March 18th, 2019
Two injured, two dead in USVI nightclub shooting

VI CONSORTIUM

ST. THOMAS, USVI — Two people were injured and two died during a shooting incident late Sunday Night, March 17, 2019, in a St. Thomas nightclub, sources told The Consortium. The information was subsequently confirmed by USVIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte.

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