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  ARRESTED: Shawn Daley of Bovoni CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 28-year-old St. Thomas man was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with brandishing a weapon and domestic violence-related charges, according to police. Shawn Daley of Estate Bovoni was arrested about 7:24 a.m. on Tuesday and charged with simple assault-domestic violence in

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The seized boat in dry dock on St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – A French national said that he was physically attacked, shot and robbed at sea off the coast of the South Shore of St. Croix in January, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. It might be the first report

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   FIRE BUG: Stedroy Hurst of St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – The number of incidents pointing out a lack of proper supervision at the territory’s only prison continues. Police arrested a 29-year-old St. Croix man on charges related to setting fire to the belongings in another inmate’s prison cell at the

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             Maho Bay beach in St. John NEEDHAM, Mass. – The most trusted name in online travel advice has named a Virgin Islands beach to its top 25 list of the world’s best beaches. Maho Bay beach in St. John, which is part of the

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SAN JUAN — The Caribbean on Tuesday reported a surge in tourism for 2015 that easily surpassed the global growth rate as it set new arrival and spending records , though there are concerns the mosquito-borne Zika virus could put a dent in those numbers this year. Nearly 29 million

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Attorney General  Claude Walker CHRISTIANSTED – The Virgin Islands Department of Justice said Tuesday that it is holding $600,000 in child support funds it has collected but cannot distribute because it can’t find the people it belongs to. V.I. Attorney General Claude Walker began “Operation Save Our Children” in late

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 22-year-old British Virgin Islands native made his initial appearance in federal court today on charges that he encouraged illegal migrants to enter the territory. Ashemba Frett of Tortola, BVI made his initial appearance before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller in U.S. District Court in St. Thomas

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 24-year-old Florida man was sentenced in federal court today to five months in prison for trying to smuggle nearly five kilos of marijuana into the territory. T’Koi Lee Bryan was given five months imprisonment and three years of supervised release by U.S. District Court Judge Curtis

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The Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) released the latest arrest information for the St. Thomas-St. John district today. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — On Monday, February 15 – the 911 Emergency Call Center received report of a first-degree robbery that took place at the Petrus Gas Station located on Veterans Drive in

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By SORAYA DIASE COFFELT/SPECIAL TO THE V.I. FREE PRESS Sadly, we are quickly approaching the last day of our trip, which is tomorrow. We still had today, though, and it was filled with much exploration in the beautiful and well preserved city of Trinidad on the southern cost of Cuba.

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