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CRUZ BAY — The body of an Atlanta man found floating in the waters near Cruz Bay Creek on St. John last week has been identified by police. Police said Andrew Dott, Jr., 49, was found near the Virgin Islands National Park’s visitors center with no forms of identification on

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are investigating a bold daylight armed robbery on Main Street St. Thomas on Wednesday afternoon. Three armed, masked men entered Gold Land jewelry store on Dronningens Gade shortly before 3:21 p.m., smashed display cases and made off with an unspecified amount of merchandise, the Virgin Islands

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CHRISTIANSTED — Deshawn Gonsalves appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge George W. Cannon for an Initial Appearance after his arrest by Homeland Security Investigations Special Agents Gonsalves, 24, of St. Croix faces charges of possession of a firearm within a school zone, possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking,

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A woman in Estate Frydenhoj told police on January 25 that 15 pieces of jewelry valued at $9,000 were removed from her residence. Corsic Aaron, 43, of St. Thomas, was arrested about 3:30 p.m. Monday and charged with grand larceny and possession of stolen property, the Virgin

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — VIPD’s Traffic Division was dispatched to an auto collision in Long Bay early this morning just past the former pump station where the road construction project is going on. A female driver and male passenger were traveling west in a Red Nissan sedan and the other vehicle

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police on St. Thomas say they need your help today to locate a missing teenager who is described as being a “runaway minor.” Saviana Charles, 15, was last seen in Lindbergh Bay on Friday night, the Virgin Islands Police Department said today. Charles was described by the

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A Syrian teenager may be allowed to pursue an asylum claim in a Florida immigration court while facing a federal criminal charge in the territory. George Soufan, 18, appeared in U.S. District Court on St. Thomas on Thursday, shackled and dressed in a red Bureau of Corrections

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CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man admitted to his role in a pistol-whipping home invasion of a former priest and his wife that ended in a car jacking. Joel G. Rivera, 33, pled guilty in U.S. District Court today to one count of using a firearm during a violent crime

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CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man was arrested on charges related to allegedly brandishing a loaded semi-automatic pistol in a crowded supermarket. Samuel “Sammy” Melendez, 43, of St. Croix made his initial appearance before U.S. Magistrate Judge George Cannon after his arrest by U.S. Homeland Security Investigations special agents on

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CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man was arrested by U.S. Homeland Security Investigations special agents on charges related to allegedly having a loaded handgun in a school zone and over 2.2 pounds of marijuana. Rahem “Kimby” Hendrickson, of St. Croix made his initial appearance before U.S. Magistrate Judge George Cannon

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