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Youth Rehabilitation Center in Anna’s Hope CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Two male minors aged 15 and 17 years old were arrested and charged with third-degree assault at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The teenagers were involved in a fight in which the 15-year-old drew a

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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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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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WASHINGTON — The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says an American had been arrested and charged with defrauding Caribbean and other immigrants. The DOJ said Helaman Hansen, 63, was arrested after a US federal grand jury returned a 13-count indictment charging him with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and

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FAJARDO, Puerto Rico – The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says its Air and Marine Operations (AMO) seized 93 pounds (42 kilos) of cocaine after intercepting a 25 foot-vessel about six nautical miles in Caribbean waters and arresting two men onboard. CBP estimated the street value of

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CHRISTIANSTED – A man broke into a woman’s apartment at LBJ Gardens in Estate Richmond and tried to rape her early Saturday morning, according to police. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a report of a break-in and attempted sexual assault at 4:31 a.m. Saturday in the LBJ Gardens housing

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