St. Croix News
SHOT TO DEATH: Hector “Pollo” Torres FREDERIKSTED — Police so far have no clues as to why a St. Croix man was shot to death near Estate Profit on Sunday night. On March 5, 2017, at approximately 7:59p.m., police were dispatched by 911 Emergency Call Center to Estate Profit for
ARRESTED: Troy A. Somme Jr. CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man was arrested after a routine traffic stop revealed that he had about a pound of marijuana and a Glock handgun in his car. On February 20, 2017 at about 11:21 p.m., a 26 year Troy A. Somme Jr.
VIPD: St. Croix’s Emil Brin Arrested For Illegal Gun Possession After Police Find Pot In His Car’s Glove Box
ARRESTED: Emil Brin on St. Croix MID-ISLAND ST. CROIX — Alert police noticed a driver with two different license plates and after conducting a routine traffic stop discovered a gun with ammunition in the car. On February 21, 2017 at about 10:27a.m., police on patrol observed a vehicle with two
ARRESTED: Romeo Beazer Jr. FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man who ran a red light and was interviewed by police was found to have an illegal firearm in his SUV. Police from the Special Operations Bureau on patrol observed a vehicle travelling from west to east on the
ARRESTED: Seijo Rojo-Felix FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man was arrested after police said he gun butted another man. Sejio Rojo-Felix, 21, was arrested and charged with third-degree assault after he gun butted one victim and stuck the gun in the neck of a second victim, according to the
Average Airfare To Top Destinations In Our Region Is Down This Winter … Can The Territory Keep Pace?
SAN JUAN — The allure of the Caribbean and Mexico is undeniable for many Americans seeking a warm and sunny reprieve from another brutal winter. Fortunately, airfare to some of the most popular destinations throughout the region is down this winter, according to data from Airlines Reporting Corp. Based on
MIAMI — Not all reefs are created equal, a distinction that fish seem to recognize but until now scientists largely overlooked. In a study published Wednesday in the journal Science Advances, researchers found that if managed properly, Caribbean reefs could support from 60 to 90 percent more sharks, rays and
USVI Capt. Joe Brugos Photo Credits: K. Grimes CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The United States Virgin Islands Rugby Football Union (USVIRFU) is pleased to announce that they will host a Collegiate Seven’s Rugby Tournament, called “Rugby Paradise Smash,” on March 25th, 2017 at the University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas
Two Beaches In St. Croix Fail Water Quality Testing: Buccaneer Hotel Beach Fails For Third Time in 35 Days
THIRD TIME IS NOT A CHARM: For the Buccaneer Hotel beach which DPNR said is not safe for swimming or fishing for the third time in about one month. CHRISTIANSTED — For the third time in 35 days, the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) has warned the public
CHRISTIANSTED – A Clifton Hill man was given two years in federal prison on Thursday for being a drug user with a Luger. Dwayne Wesselhoft, 29, of St. Croix, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Raymond Finch to 24 months in prison for possession of a firearm by a