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GUILTY PLEA: Shawn McIntosh [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED – A 24-year-old St. Croix man admitted in federal court that he was a criminal in possession of a firearm, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Shawn McIntosh pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Golden Rock today to being a felon

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] PHILLIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — Two employees of the Dutch immigration service were arrested suspected of human smuggling, bribery and abuse of their post this week. A person with the initials “K.L.M.B.” (34) and a person with the initials “A.A.D.” (33) were arrested around 6:20 am. on Tuesday. The arrests

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] NEW YORK — U.S. law enforcement officials arrested a Jamaican with cocaine in beef pâtés at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport this week. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency said that officers intercepted Chantal Alecia Bedward on arrival on a flight from Kingston, Jamaica, on Tuesday.

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ARRESTED: Oscar Eduardo Illescas-Gomez [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Police Department successfully arrested 40 year-old Oscar Eduardo Illescas-Gomez of Hull Bay on Thursday, January 19, 2016, at approximately 1:00 pm. Officers from the Economic Crime Unit (ECU) arrested Illescas-Gomez after he was positively identified as the person

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] PHILADELPHIA — The federal appeals court in Philadelphia will soon begin posting video recordings of oral arguments on the court’s website — a decision that directly affects the territory, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith of the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of

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WANTED FOR MURDER: Isaiah D. Rodgers [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — On January 18, 2017 Isaiah D. Rodgers, 28, was brought back to the territory on a warrant for his arrest. Rodgers is wanted for Murder in the First Degree, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). On March 11,

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GETS OFF EASY: Logan Cobell CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 27-year-old Virginia native was given a slap on the wrist by a federal judge after admitting to brandishing a weapon in a popular St. Thomas bar. Logan Cobell, 27, most recently of Charlston, S.C. was sentenced to one month’s imprisonment followed

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ARRESTED: Donaldo Bryan on St. Croix [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED   — January 16, 2017 at 4:44 pm Marco A. Gomez 35-year-old was Charged and arrested for kidnapping (DV). No bail was set and Gomez was transported to the Golden Grove Detention Facility. On January 16, 2017 at 5:00pm, Jarixsa Camacho 24-year-old

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SITE OF SUICIDE: SAPPHIRE HOUSE STT [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — On Monday January 16, 2017, a resident of Sapphire House called the 911 Emergency Call Center to report that he attempted several times to make contact with his friend and neighbor, but was unsuccessful. He further explained that he

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WANTED: Cuthbert DeSouza on St. Croix [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — Police are asking for your help tonight to find a St. Vincent native who is accused of hitting his girlfriend with a crowbar and breaking her arm. The Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) issued a wanted poster on Cuthbert DeSouza,

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