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Man & woman from USVI shot in Gertrude restaurant parking lot

-man succumbs to injuries
A man and a woman were shot in the parking lot of Gertrude’s Restaurant located on Hess Road in Castle Coakley in the wee hours of Saturday, May 19, 2018. Photo: VIC
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CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI - A man and a woman were shot in the parking lot of Gertrude’s Restaurant located on Hess Road in Castle Coakley in the wee hours of Saturday, May 19, 2018, [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) Public Information Officer, Glen Dratte announced late Saturday.

According to Mr Dratte, the 911 emergency call centre received notification of the incident at about 3:53 A.M. on Saturday, and officers were immediately dispatched to the location.

Upon their arrival, police confirmed that the shooting occurred in the Gertrude’s Restaurant parking lot. However, the victims were transported to the Juan F. Luis Hospital by private vehicle.

The male victim, who sustained multiple gunshot wounds about his body, succumbed to his injuries. He was identified by next of kin as 28-year-old Adrián Agustin.

The female victim sustained a gunshot wound to her leg and was treated at the hospital for her injury, Mr Dratte said.

The VIPD said the incident remains under active investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB). Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact CIB at 340-778-2211, or send your anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers USVI here.

3 Responses to “Man & woman from USVI shot in Gertrude restaurant parking lot”

  • rock city (21/05/2018, 20:10) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    Gun city usa
  • I hope it wasnt a set up (24/05/2018, 14:27) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    I say this as most of the times when wanted a woman is often the accomplice in these things and also often or never gets injured. Just why all this killing and shooting? Lord come and take your world back before no one is left to go to Heaven or Hell.
  • juror (24/06/2018, 02:06) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Guilty killing works of the devil shooting showing there superiority


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