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UPDATE: Royer’s upper body bore multiple gunshot wounds- VIPD

November 12th, 2016 | Tags: Myron Royer Sticky shot dead gun violence Native Son
The [US] Virgin Islands' Police Department is treating the death of Myron Royer aka Sticky as a homicide. Photo: VIC/Facebook
Myron Royer aka Sticky, who hails from the Virgin Islands, was killed in a shooting on St Thomas, USVI on November 10, 2016. Photo: Facebook
Myron Royer aka Sticky, who hails from the Virgin Islands, was killed in a shooting on St Thomas, USVI on November 10, 2016. Photo: Facebook
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- The death of Virgin Islander Myron Royer aka Sticky on St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI) is being treated as a homicide by the [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD).

Virgin Islands News Online first and accurately reported on the shooting to death of Royer on November 11, 2016 and our story was subsequently confirmed by the VIPD via press release.

According to the VIPD, officers at 7:15 A.M. on Friday morning found an unresponsive male lying on the ground in Bourne Field, Lindbergh Bay, with what appeared to be blood to the upper portion of the his body.

The press release also stated that units from the Richard N. Callwood Command, along with units from the Investigation Bureau, traveled to Bourne Field, where contact was made with the unresponsive black male. Upon closer examination, police determined that the victim had suffered from multiple gunshot wounds about his body.

Identified as Myron Royer, 30, the victim was pronounced dead on the scene by emergency medical technicians. Police say the case is being investigated as a homicide.

The VIPD is asking anyone with information that may lead to the arrest of this homicide’s perpetrator to contact the Homicide Task Force at 340-774-2211. You can also contact 911 or Crime Stoppers USVI, where your tip may net you a payday.

See previous story published November 11, 2016

VIslander Myron Royer aka Sticky shot dead on STT

Information reaching this news site is that Virgin Islander Myron Royer aka Sticky was shot dead some time last night, November 10, 2016 on St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (USVI).

It is not clear what are the circumstances surrounding the shooting of Royer, who worked with ferry company Native Son.

Many on social media, both here in the Virgin Islands and on St Thomas, have expressed shock at the death of Royer, who was described as humble and sociable.

Virgin Islands News Online will bring more details as they come in.

24 Responses to “UPDATE: Royer’s upper body bore multiple gunshot wounds- VIPD”

  • don (11/11/2016, 15:35) Like (8) Dislike (4) Reply
  • cloud (11/11/2016, 16:23) Like (8) Dislike (2) Reply
    Is this the plumber Royer son?
  • chad (11/11/2016, 19:00) Like (10) Dislike (0) Reply
    Words can't express the pain we feeling ng right now, that some of these punks walking or even driving on these streets. Myron I would always miss your. To your family my condolences and his girl and son hang in. His life was cut short because of a punks. In the end the almighty sees and I hope justice is going to happened for these punks.

    I would love cameras to be set up around the hot spot like on Tortola, I bet they would keep hiding.
  • Dread smfh (11/11/2016, 19:17) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    rest easy BIG dawg
  • chad (11/11/2016, 19:55) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    Truly sad.
  • wize up (11/11/2016, 20:53) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    To young to die
  • Shakeema (11/11/2016, 21:01) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
    Cute dude.
  • belonger (11/11/2016, 21:04) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    Very sad indeed, why so much gunz on the streets in USVI.
  • cay (12/11/2016, 06:45) Like (3) Dislike (3) Reply
    He should of stayed in tola st thomas too bad
  • Lordddd (12/11/2016, 07:48) Like (4) Dislike (2) Reply
    My GOD CHRIST..... RIP my condolences to Karen And Group. Strups smh sad
  • Observer (12/11/2016, 09:48) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
    Too many guns all over the place in all countries. It gonna get worse thru out the Festive Season. I do hope his hands were clean and not iinvolved in any guns, drugs and illicit materials across the islands via his work.AS because those you help or refuse to help may get back at you in some form or the other.This seems to be the order of the day. Just a few days ago 2 got shot down in St Kitts with one right infront of his father as they work. There are many gun shotters from various countries living on the islands and are very afraid to return to their countries of origin just because of this.Search them out and deport them all and you may see a difference but the thing is they always left behind someone/persons to carry out their roles.May God help us thru these difficult and dark times, the only light in the world.
  • st. thomas (12/11/2016, 11:26) Like (12) Dislike (3) Reply
    Understand the guy was a decent person, never got into anything. Some say maybe it was a case of mistaken identity. I live in St. Thomas but you are safer staying in Tortola or in the States. St.Thomas is off the chain.
    • No Name (14/11/2016, 10:12) Like (0) Dislike (2) Reply
      @ St. Thimas.

      Who would shoot somebody execution style for no reason?
  • Santo side (12/11/2016, 14:28) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    He played baseball ....right back in the day
  • weed (12/11/2016, 18:57) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
    • LADY G (13/11/2016, 12:52) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
      What you saying the people who celebrated their 100 years upon this earth are bad people?
  • SB (14/11/2016, 08:48) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    That is basically in the mouth of The could have easily just got into with a live wire. West got the live wires right now.
  • tears (14/11/2016, 09:46) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
    As days goes by I am still tyring to wrap my head around the entire thing. Never would i thought that i would be saying goodbye so soon. Native Son Inc. would never feel the same anymore. Sitting at work and getting a phone call screaming in office as i forgot where i was when the news was delivered to me was just unbearable and still is. To everyone affected by this tragedy MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES. I pray that justice is serve for these lil punks out here who have to fight with guns rather than fist. But i know that the bible says Vengeance is his, so i leave it all to him. Sleep In Peace my luv. You Will Truly Be Missed :-*

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