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Dorsch Beach in Frederiksted FREDERIKSTED – A 23-year-old St. Croix man telephoned the 911 Emergency Call Center late Thursday to say that he had been shot, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The Call Center first received a report of gunshots fired at the Marley Homes and Additions in

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 64-year-old St. Thomas man was arrested for separate incidents of stealing and property destruction over the last two months – one of them on Thanksgiving Day, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Malik Cheatham, 64 of Solberg was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts

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WILLEMSTED – Three members of the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard and one former member were arrested by Curacao authorities Wednesday following a corruption investigation on the island. The four men are suspected of providing assistance to criminals involved in drug trafficking and face charges that include corruption, money laundering and

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JACKSONVILLE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) and military partners supporting Joint Interagency Task Force South, including the U.S. Coast Guard, thwarted an attempt by drug traffickers to transport over 690 pounds of cocaine in the Caribbean Sea. Joint Interagency Task Force South oversees

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 34-year-old St. Thomas man being treated in the hospital for a gunshot wound to the buttocks did not want to explain to police how it was that he got shot early Wednesday morning. Police said that they were notified about 7 a.m. on Wednesday that a

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FREDERIKSTED – A St. Croix taxi driver told police that he was held up at gunpoint in broad daylight at a West End housing project, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. A taxi driver walked in to the Wilbur Francis Command located in Mars Hill at 12:35 p.m. Monday

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ARRESTED:Akil Smith ARRESTED:Franklin Cuevas CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Five people were arrested by police on St. Thomas between Friday and Monday on charges ranging from public intoxication, to illegal gun possession and assault, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. *David Schaffner, 30, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged

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ARRESTED:Lyn Fredericks Jr. ARRESTED: Tyler LaBarrie CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three men were arrested on illegal gun possession charges after people near Subbase complained of hearing gunfire early Sunday morning, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Lyn Fredericks Jr., 33, of Estate Nadir, Tyler LaBarrie, 26, of Estate Bovoni, and

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FREDERIKSTED – A man with dreadlocks and a bandage on his hand held up an Estate Diamond service station early Sunday evening, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center got notification of a robbery at the Mountain Top Gas Station in Frederiksted at 6:10 p.m.

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MID-ISLAND – Police said over the weekend that they are investigating a complaint from a man who said that he was robbed and assaulted while working in a St. Croix housing community. The man told police he was working on an apartment in Candido Guadalupe Terrace at 9:33 a.m. on

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