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Gunshots reported in Lower Estate

February 3rd, 2017 | Tags: gunshots RVIPF gunfire criminals community
The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has confirmed receiving a report of gunshots fired in Lower Estate last evening, February 2, 2017. Photo: Internet Source
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A hail of gunshots was reportedly heard in Lower Estate, Tortola on the evening of February 2, 2017, prompting persons to call our newsroom to enquire.

“It was six times,” a person who contacted our newsroom said in relation to the amount of gun shots heard some time around 9:00 PM.

This news site contacted the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF), which confirmed reports of gunfire heard in the Lower Estate area.

“The RVIPF did receive a report of gunshots fired in Lower Estate last evening. No injuries were reported and no arrests were made in relation to that report,” Police Information Officer Diane Drayton told this news site today, February 3, 2017.

The RVIPF has been appealing to members of the community to assist police with information on nefarious activities and criminals.

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