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 Downtown near Emile Griffith Park CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 51-year-old St. Thomas man lost control of the truck he was driving and became the fourth person to die in a road accident in the territory in five days, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). Police said that Jerome

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DING OF THE ROAD: Richard Branson ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI — British billionaire Richard Branson says he was certain he was going to die in a biking accident in Virgin Gorda earlier this week in which he injured his cheek and tore some ligaments. The Virgin boss, who has built a

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NO SPEEDY TRIAL FOR: Tahira Charles CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Tahira Charles has pleaded not guilty to murder and related charges. The 32-year-old Bovoni man appeared before V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston on Thursday morning for his arraignment hearing to formally answer to the five charges he faces in connection

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DIED IN STX: Evelyn Freund CHRISTIANSTED — A woman with $6.5 million in land holdings in St. Thomas died in a traffic accident on St. Croix Wednesday afternoon. Police said Evelyn Freund was a passenger in a vehicle that hit a patch of wet road and flipped over near Little

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The funeral procession for Lammy. KINGSHILL — Two weeks after Lesha Lammy was shot to death on a deserted Frederiksted beach, hundreds of people gathered at Kingshill Cemetary to pay tribute to the veteran police officer on Thursday. Fellow police officer Kai Javois — who was also shot to death

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FREDERIKSTED — A man was reportedly injured in a machete fight on Tuesday could not be interviewed by police due to the extent of his injuries, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). On August 23, 2016, about 7:37 p.m., police were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center

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Kmart at Tutu Park Mall in St. Thomas CHARLOTTE AMALIE – V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston sentenced Nicaise Steele to a one-year suspended sentence for wounding Wendell Nibbs, Jr. with a box cutter. Steele, 47, was charged with third-degree assault, using a dangerous weapon and disturbance of the peace

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 52-year-old father of four learned of his fate today for fatally wounding another man with a rock, over a cigarette lighter. Having pleading guilty to smashing in Ellmeade Daniel’s head with a rock and killing him, Mario E. Brown appeared before V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 27-year-old woman accused of beating and severely injuring a young girl has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Latoya Nicole Smith pleaded guilty Thursday morning to third-degree assault, admitting she beat and severely injured the girl using a broken glass bottle. Smith was charged with nine

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REJECTS TERMINIX: Judge Harold Willocks CHRISTIANSTED – V.I. Superior Court Judge Harold Willocks has denied a request by Terminix to quash a subpoena from Attorney General Claude Earl Walker ordering the pest control company to provide documents and information relative to an ongoing investigation. Judge Willocks handed down his ruling

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