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December 10th, 2019
Shots fired in Huntums Ghut; One injured

HUNTUMS GHUT, Tortola, VI- Information just reaching our newsroom is that police have responded to gunshots fired in Huntums Ghut on the main island of Tortola this afternoon, December 10, 2019. At least one person has reportedly been injured.

July 23rd, 2019
Shots fired in EE; Police retrieve spent shells

EAST END, Tortola, VI- The silent night of East End, on the main island of Tortola, was disturbed by gunshots on July 22, 2019.

June 8th, 2019
27-year-old riddled with bullets in STT


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI— The body of a man was discovered in Coki Point, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) Thursday night, June 6, 2019 after concerned residents reported the firing of gunshots in the area, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has confirmed to The Consortium.

March 2nd, 2018
Gunshots reportedly heard in Road Town & East End last night

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Reports reaching our newsroom last night March 1, 2018 indicate that between 9:30 P.M. and 10:00 P.M. numerous rapid gunfire erupted around Road Town, the capital city; however, there have been no reports of injuries.

February 27th, 2018
Reports of gunshots heard in area of Ellis Thomas Downs

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- Residents through-out the Territory are on edge following a month of guns, crimes and deaths.

February 19th, 2018
UPDATE: Police come up empty handed following reports of gunfire last night

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- Ranks of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) responded to reports of the sound of gunfire in the Baughers Bay area of Tortola last night, February 18, 2018 but came up empty handed.

November 27th, 2017
Purcell Estate residents report hearing 'loud gunshot’

Purcell Estate, Tortola, VI - Sometime Saturday November 25, 2017, a “loud bang” was reportedly heard in the area of Purcell Estate, on the main island of Tortola.

November 5th, 2017
UPDATE: Man shot in leg in Huntums Ghut

HUNTUMS GHUT, Tortola, VI- Reports are still unfolding following the hail of gunshots heard last night November 4, 2017 in the Huntums Ghut area of Tortola.

August 14th, 2017
2 dead following shootings on St Croix


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI— Two men were confirmed dead by the [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) on Sunday night, August 13, 2017 following two separate shooting incidents on St Croix, US Virgin Islands (USVI).

July 11th, 2017
Jamaican charged in relation to recent shooting on Fort Hill

FORT HILL, Tortola, VI- A Jamaica national has been charged in relation to a shooting on Fort Hill on June 22, 2017.


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