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July 18th, 2019
$15k bail for Horse Path man allegedly found with Cannabis

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A resident of Horse Path has been slapped with $15,000 bail after being charged by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) for alleged Cannabis related offenses.

July 18th, 2019
'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison

ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW YORK, USA- Mexican drug kingpin and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced Wednesday to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, expressing no remorse over his conviction for a massive drug conspiracy that spread murder and mayhem for more than two decades.

July 17th, 2019
Also returning Jeffrey E. Epstein's $$: Senator Donna Frett-Gregory

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- [US] Virgin Islands (USVI) politicians have been either denying that they received funding from accused child molester Jeffery E. Epstein, or have been confirming donations and vowing to return the money.

July 16th, 2019
Vincy man who knifed Jamaican wife to death jailed for 6 ½ years

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- St Vincent national Lennox F. Da Silva aka ‘Ocho’, who knifed his Jamaican wife, Sherika Nelson- Da Silva, to death at their apartment in Greenland, Tortola, on June 10, 2017 was on July 12, 2019 sentenced to six-and-a-half years in prison.

July 15th, 2019
USVI senator to return donation from Co. of accused child molester

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- US Virgin Islands (USVI) Senator Alicia V. Barnes said on Monday, July 15, 2019 she would return $1,000 donated to her campaign in 2018 by a company that accused child molester Jeffery E. Epstein owns.

July 15th, 2019
Callique A. Collins charged for attempted murder in stabbing incident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A resident of Greenland, on the east end of Tortola, has been charged for attempted murder following a stabbing incident on Tuesday July 9, 2019 in Fat Hog’s Bay, Tortola.

July 13th, 2019
Missing woman found decomposing in SUV

VI CONSORTIUM

ST. CROIX, USVI — A 47-year-old woman who was reported missing by her husband on Friday at about 11:36 a.m., was found dead, locked in her vehicle, in the Sunny Isle parking lot Saturday afternoon, USVIPD Public Information Officer, Glen Dratte confirmed to The Consortium following an inquiry.

July 12th, 2019
8 years jail for Trini man who raped friend’s stepdaughter

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Security guard Andre Stedman, the 56-year-old Trinidadian accused of raping his friend’s stepdaughter about two years ago, has been sentenced to 8 years imprisonment at Her Majesty’s Prison in Balsam Ghut, Tortola.

July 12th, 2019
Chambers gets 10 years for firearm possession & attempted murder

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Jamaican native with Virgin Islands Belonger status Nickail Chambers was today, July 12, 2019 sentenced in the High Court to spend 10 years in prison for possession of a firearm and attempted murder.

July 10th, 2019
17-yr-old male charged; Allegedly had sex with girl under 13

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A 17-year-old male is currently before the courts for allegedly engaging in sexual intercourse with a girl under the age of 13.

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