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CHRISTIANSTED – Four mostly elderly Guyanese men admitted in federal court that they tried to smuggle 8,300 pounds of cocaine into the Caribbean. Mohamed Hoseain, 70, and Richard La Cruz, 51, each of Georgetown, pleaded guilty on Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Golden Rock to possession of cocaine on

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A Dominican Republic native got 1.5 months in prison for entering the United States illegally here. Juan Lorenzo Matias Peralta, 38, of Santo Domingo was sentenced today 45 days for illegal entry, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller also ordered Peralta to pay a $10

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TWO BROTHERS: HUMBERTO MARTINEZ, 32, WAS SHOT DEAD THURSDAY NIGHT. HIS BROTHER, 24-YEAR-OLD ROLAND BOGAN WAS SHOT TO DEATH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. FREDERIKSTED — Police said Humberto Martinez died when he tried to retaliate for the killing of his brother earlier in the day. Police Commissioner Delroy Richards Sr. held

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FREDERIKSTED — A shootout near the Lagoon Street Housing Complex left two men dead and four others injured last night, authorities said. Witnesses said they heard a fusillade of gunshots about 9:10 p.m. Thursday. People who lived in the area said they felt they were living in a war zone

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SCENE OF CRIME: THE MARLEY HOMES HOUSING COMMUNITY IN ESTATE TWO BROTHERS FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man was shot to death near Marley Homes early this morning. Roland Bogan, 24, of Frederiksted was killed near the southeast St. Croix housing project, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. The 911

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A Pennsylvania man was given three years in prison for concealing a federal crime he knew someone else committed. Michael Leonard, 21, of Philadelphia was sentenced today to 36 months in prison for misprision of a felony consecutive to the sentenced Leonard is already serving for his

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said today that a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Bombing Prevention Awareness Course (BPAC) will be offered two days next week at the VITEMA offices on St. Thomas. On December 5 and 6, the courses will run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30

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WANTED BY VIPD: Jared A. Worrell, 31, of Estate Little La Grange, St. Croix for questioning about a murder this month. FREDERIKSTED — Police are seeking information about the whereabouts of a St. Croix wanted for questioning in connection with a homicide. Jared A. Worrell, 31, of Frederiksted is a

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SAN JUAN — The U.S. Coast Guard returned 74 Dominican migrants to law enforcement authorities in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Tuesday night following the at-sea interdictions of four migrant vessels off Puerto Rico. The interdictions were a result of ongoing efforts in support of Operation Unified Resolve, Operation Caribbean Guard

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JERMAINE GODAT: SHOT TO DEATH ON ST. THOMAS TODAY CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was shot to death today in Polyberg and left to die on the sidewalk. Police said that Jermaine Godat was found dead about 2:41 p.m. today by the Major Crimes Unit of the Virgin

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