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SAN JUAN — One of the stars of American reality TV series Storm Chasers has been found dead on a cruise ship in Puerto Rico. Joel Taylor an Oklahoma native who appeared on the Discovery Channel series, died at the age of 38 on Tuesday but the circumstances of his death initially

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TUCSON — Arizona police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after a man and woman were found inside a south side home Thursday. Officers responded to the home in a neighborhood where homes sell for $145,000 to $160,000. The deceased female was identified as 22-year-old Jazmine Willock of St. Croix. The

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was arrested today on an indictment charging him with two federal firearms offenses and three territorial firearms offenses, authorities said. Levi Registe, 26,  made his initial appearance before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ruth Miller on the federal charges of possession of a firearm by a

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The U.S. Virgin Islands has the fourth highest murder rate in the world, according to a study done by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Only El Salvador, Honduras and Venezuela have more murders per capita than the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to the

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CHRISTIANSTED – A bookkeeper with the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix (WCSC) was arraigned today in federal court on a criminal indictment charging her with federal program theft and money laundering, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert said. According to the indictment, Kira Lee Encarnacion, 40, was employed by the Women’s Coalition, a

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CHRISTIANSTED — Police want to know who hacked a pit bull with a machete so severely that it sent the dog to a veterinarian, badly injured but still alive. According to a news release issued Wednesday by the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD), the animal cruelty investigator was dispatched at

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 54-year-old St. Thomas woman who admitted to slashing a tire on a neighbor’s car in 2016 was identified by police as the victim of the hit-and-run driver on Tuesday. Mary Rivera of Estate Wintberg was sentenced to one year in prison in February 2017 after she admitted

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The body of an unidentified man was found floating in the St. Thomas harbor early Thursday, the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) said. Two people who were jogging on the waterfront when they noticed a body floating in the water at about 5:28 a.m. Thursday. Police from the

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A dirty old man, fully 70 years old, brutally raped a 17-year-old girl on St. Thomas last year and continued raping her into the New Year! Police were hush-hush about the case because it involves a prominent “citizen” on St. Thomas and they don’t want his identity

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — For the second time in four days, police say a St. Thomas woman has been killed because of a vehicular accident. A 54-year-old woman died after she was hit by a passing vehicle just before midnight on Monday, police said. Police were notified by the 911 Emergency

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