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MID-ISLAND, St. Croix— Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 1:11am, officers responded to the call of a disturbance in Sunny Acres, Christiansted. Upon arrival to the scene, officers observed fellow VIPD officers already at the scene with a black male individual detained on the ground in handcuffs. According to the complainant,

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FREDERIKSTED — Sunday, March 13, 2016 at about 11:00 a.m., the 911 Emergency Call Center received a report of a possible discharge of gunfire in the vicinity of the Campo Rico “Turf” area. Upon arrival at the scene, officers observed a male individual bleeding from his upper right thigh sitting

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         ARRESTED: Oronde Gumbs CHRISTIANSTED — Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 1:07 p.m., officers responded to the call of a break-in that occurred at Estate Catherine’s Rest. Responding officers met with a man who said that while he was inside of his home, a male individual with

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BRIDGETOWN  – A tsunami early warning exercise will take place in Caribbean on Thursday to identify possible weaknesses in the Tsunami and other Coastal Hazards Warning System for the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions, which was established in 2005 under the auspices of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO). The

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MIAMI – A crew member on Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas attempted to commit suicide Saturday morning at Port Everglades, according to a Royal Caribbean spokeswoman. The man, in his late 30s, threatened to jump overboard at about 10 a.m. Saturday, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office. BSO

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Rep. Stacey Plaskett (Democrat-V.I.) MIAMI — In the run-up to Tuesday’s Florida Democratic presidential primary, the Hillary Clinton campaign announced its “Hillary for Florida” Caribbean Leadership Council – a diverse group of grassroots and community leaders in the Caribbean-American community committed to electing Hillary Clinton as president of the United

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By ANTON EDMUNDS/SPECIAL TO THE V.I. FREE PRESS HAVANA — Beyond the impact of the Zika virus, the opening of Cuba to U.S. travelers and the warnings of an economic slowdown by the International Monetary Fund and others, the Caribbean faces another phenomenon that poses a challenge to the status

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FREDERIKSTED — Saturday, March 12, 2016 at roughly 3:26pm, officers were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center, in a response to a shots fired in the vicinity of the Concordia Gas Station. Upon arrival to the scene, officers received information that a maroon Mercedes Benitez had been involved in

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CHRISTIANSTED — Police said they found a 36-year-old former prison inmate riddled with bullets but still clinging to life as he lay on the ground near Sunny Isle on Friday night. Emergency Medical Technicians were able to keep Darien Griffith of Old Castle Coakley alive for the ride to the

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  There are many international locations around the world that cater to gambling, the most commonly known being Las Vegas. However, there are many other gaming hubs that excite the crowds. One such destination that may surprise many is the Caribbean; known predominately for its favourable climate and sun kissed

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