Got TIPS or BREAKING NEWS? Please call 1-284-442-8000 or Email ALL news to:newsvino@outlook.com; ads call 1-284-440-6666                               Tune into 90.9FM from 04 September until 12 October for the 2019 Caribbean Premier League: visit www.cbnvirginislands.com for more information: 1 284 340 3461

Teen charged with four counts of burglary

Officers of the Criminal Investigations Department have charged Rockey Haripershad, 18, with burglarizing three businesses and attempted to burgle a fourth within close proximity to his place of residence in Purcell Estate. Photo: VINO/File
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Officers of the Criminal Investigations Department have charged Rockey Haripershad, 18, with burglarizing three businesses and attempted to burgle a fourth within close proximity to his place of residence in Purcell Estate.

According to a release from the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) today March, 19, 2019, the teenager was charged with illegally entering Cabbage Beauty Spa, Fort Gardens Centre, Bobb’s Gas Station and attempting to illegally enter One-Mart Superstore within a two-week timespan. The burglary spree ended with his arrest over the weekend.

He is being held for an appearance in Magistrate’s Court at the next available sitting.

Investigations are ongoing in the matter.

 

2 Responses to “Teen charged with four counts of burglary”

  • Hmmn. (19/03/2019, 13:00) Like (3) Dislike (2) Reply
    Our home used to be so peaceful.. didn’t have to worry about persons breaking into your home n businesses etc.. the days of feeling free are long gone.. influx of different people, drugs, dirty lucre etc..
  • jack (19/03/2019, 15:21) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    Good job to the police


Create a comment


Create a comment

Disclaimer: Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) welcomes your thoughts, feedback, views, bloggs and opinions. However, by posting a blogg you are agreeing to post comments or bloggs that are relevant to the topic, and that are not defamatory, liable, obscene, racist, abusive, sexist, anti-Semitic, threatening, hateful or an invasion of privacy. Violators may be excluded permanently from making contributions. Please view our declaimer above this article. We thank you in advance for complying with VINO's policy.

Weather


Follow Us On

Disclaimer: All comments posted on Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) are the sole views and opinions of the commentators and or bloggers and do not in anyway represent the views and opinions of the Board of Directors, Management and Staff of Virgin Islands News Online and its parent company.