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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen, according to the latest Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) Beach Advisory. DPNR said that Lindbergh Bay beach on St. Thomas and Oppenheimer beach on St. John have high

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CORVALLIS — A former St. John resident has had multiple sex crime charges against him dismissed thanks to a guilty plea. Jason Donald Mongold, 42, of Contant St. John accepted a plea agreement that allows him to not admit guilt and not have to register as a sex offender. Mongold,

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CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man was given one year in prison by a federal judge on Thursday for illegal gun and stealing electricity convictions. Dale Ritter, 53, of Mars Hill, was sentenced in U.S. District Count on one federal count of possession of a firearm with obliterated serial number,

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A federal grand jury on Thursday returned indictments against two Dominican Republic nationals charging that they were illegal aliens. A federal Grand Jury returned separate indictments against Ezequiel Rivera Gomez aka Francisco Mejia, 44, and Luis Miguel Recio Fernandez, 29, alleging that they illegally re-entered the United

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INDICTED BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY: K’MOI CORRASPE OF ST. THOMAS CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three men were indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday. A federal Grand Jury returned three separate indictments against K’Moi Corraspe, 24, Michael Hendrickson, 27, and Gamba Potter, 33, each for allegedly possessing illegal contraband

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WANTED FOR ARMED HOME INVASION ON ST. CROIX: CALLIXTUS “CACTUS” ETTIENNE FREDERIKSTED — Police said Thursday that they are looking for a St. Croix man who may be armed and dangerous and is wanted for questioning in a lengthy list of crimes on island. Callixtus “Cactus” Ettienne, 24, is wanted

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two parents got in a brawl outside an elementary school on St. Thomas and one parent was stabbed and another arrested. The incident led to Ulla Muller Elementary School being put on lockdown for a brief period, eyewitnesses said. On Thursday, September 13, 2018 at about 7:45 a.m. the 911 dispatch reported that two

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was arrested on assault and illegal gun charges on Wednesday. On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at approximately 11:20 p.m., units from the Richard N. Callwood Command along with units from the Criminal Investigation Bureau traveled to Sib’s Restaurant about an assault victim. Upon

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ARRESTED ON ST. THOMAS: C’KEEM LEWIS, 24, FOR ILLEGAL GUN POSSESSION CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was arrested on illegal gun possession charges on Wednesday evening. On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at approximately 6:00 p.m., units from the Criminal Investigation Bureau along with units from the Special Operations

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was given 5.91 years in prison by a federal judge on Wednesday. Rehelio Trant, 39, of Estate Contant, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said. U.S. District Court Judge

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