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CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man admitted in federal court on Wednesday that he tried to move 4.4 pounds of cocaine to the territory. Zion Hazel, 22, pled guilty in U.S. District Court to one count of conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent to distribute, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert

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FREDERIKSTED — Two men implicated in the brutal beating death of a church deacon in 2015 were given murder convictions Wednesday after just 45 minutes of jury deliberations. Enock Justin Cole and Avondale George, Jr. were convicted of murder, assault and robbery charges in connection with the August 17, 2015

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A man who allegedly stole a motorcycle in St. Thomas and then contacted the motorcycle’s owner trying to get ransom money to ensure its safe return — turned himself in to authorities after he learned he was about to be arrested. Kemar Alex Campbell, 29, was arrested

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SAN JUAN — A television producer for ABC Puerto Rico drowned over the weekend, authorities said. Sara Arroyo Rodríguez, 48, was identified by police as the woman who drowned. Police said she was in the ocean with her sister in the popular tourist beach of Isla Verde on Sunday. The

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A North Carolina man drowned off the southeastern coast of St. Thomas on Wednesday morning, authorities said. Matthew Brown, 62, was identified as the man who drowned off of Buck Island, St. Thomas, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. About 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, the Major Crime

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ORLANDO — Three U.S. Virgin Islands men are in custody for a fatal shooting of a man in the downtown area of the third largest city in Florida last month. Jahkeel Daiquon O’Neil, 21; Jahkiel Shaquille “Ayee Flea Dehdan” Gumbs of St. Croix, 24; and De’Ondre “Deo” Simmonds of St.

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FREDERIKSTED — Police said a St. Croix man was shot to death in Estate Campo Rico on Saturday afternoon. Kaelan Finney, 24, was found dead after emergency 911 dispatchers received a call about 4:15 p.m. on Saturday from a concerned citizen about a “shots fired” and a “man down” in

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SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico police have arrested the stepdaughter of a woman killed last month in a drive-by shooting while in her car with her two biological daughters, authorities said. Police said Wednesday that 29-year-old Keishla Pérez was charged with first-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder. William

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CHRISTIANSTED — Three men were arrested after police attempted to make a routine traffic stop on the bypass but instead were led on a high-speed chase of a car that crashed into a truck. One woman in a luxury vehicle was seriously injured when her car could not stop after

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man living on the U.S. mainland was arrested with 4.8 ounces of cocaine in his luggage here, authorities said. Aubrey Meyers, of Charlotte Amalie, was charged with possession of cocaine, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said. The court filings allege that Meyers purchased a

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