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EAST END, St. Croix —  A drunken North Carolina relief worker was on island for less than two weeks when he did not follow the instructions of three armed robbers at Castaway’s Bar & Restaurant and was quickly dispatched with multiple bullets in the back as he continued to belly

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police on St. Thomas need your help to find a person of interest in a murder who is known to them only by his first name “Antonio” and a picture that they issued in a wanted poster today. Virgin Islands Police Department officers responded to a 911

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas woman allegedly admitted to police during a routine traffic stop that she was smoking marijuana while driving — what she didn’t tell them is that she also had cocaine in her vehicle. Kelsii Edwards, 26, of 7B Contant, was arrested and charged with possession

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man pulled over during a routine traffic stop on Veteran’s Drive on Thursday refused to cooperate with police and repeatedly spit on the officers as he was arrested with marijuana in his vehicle. Donte Camil Joseph, 23, of 215-214 Anna’s Retreat, was arrested and

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At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. John News

CRUZ BAY — A parking lot owner on St. John told police he was kidnapped at gunpoint and forced back into his Enighed residence early Saturday morning. Two shots were fired, but police said no one was injured. Bernard Wesselhoft of Enighed, the owner of Slim Man’s Parking Lot, said

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PHILIPSBURG — Three people have been arrested in Sint Maarten in connection with the fatal shooting of a Canadian man who died protecting his daughter during a robbery, authorities said. Sylvain Valade, 48, from Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, a town in the Laurentians region north of Montreal, was shot June 5 and died

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FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Police Department is seeking a person of interest in connection with a burglary that occurred on St. Croix last month. Police spokesman Glen Dratte said in a news release this week that the department is circulating a video to see if any members of the public

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FREDERIKSTED — A man drowned Wednesday on St. Croix while snorkeling with a friend off of Dorsch Beach. Charles Horne, 65, was pronounced dead at the Luis F. Hospital in Estate Diamond at 4:31 p.m. on Wednesday, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Horne was snorkeling when his friend suddenly realized that

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Assistant U.S. Attorney General Eric Dreiband for the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced today that Yohanna Gonzalez-McFarlane, 38, of the Dominican Republic was arrested yesterday and charged in a criminal complaint with one count of alien harboring for financial gain and

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — An Ohio native was given a half year in prison for being a sex offender in the territory, authorities said. Jeffrey Cole, 57, of Colombus, Ohio, was sentenced Tuesday on a conviction for failing to register as a sex offender, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said. U.S. District

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