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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 21-year-old St. Thomas man was shot to death near a popular shopping center and fast food restaurant early Sunday morning, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. On Sunday, May 22, 2016 about 2:10 p.m. police responded to shots fired in the vicinity of McDonalds located

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 21-year-old man told police that he was shot in the shoulder near Raphune Hill after leaving a popular St. Thomas night club early this morning. On May 21, 2016 about 5:40 a.m. police made contact with Shaki Alexander of Estate Tutu, at the Roy Lester Schneider

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police said that multiple gunmen ambushed a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) with a hail of gunfire as it approached Oswald Harris Court late on Thursday night. On May 19 about 11:27 p.m., officers were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center in regards to shots fired in

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FREDERIKSTED –The Department of Tourism will host the Frederiksted Food Truck Festival tonight featuring sumptuous culinary delights from more than 10 food operators as well as a performance from the acclaimed Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights. The festival, which had to be rescheduled due to inclement weather earlier this

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CHRISTIANSTED – One beach in St. Croix failed in water quality testing done by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) and is not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said Friday afternoon that Stoney Ground in Frederiksted should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen because the

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SAN DIEGO — As broken down by Jeff Todd of MLBTradeRumors, the San Diego Padres have acquired outfielder Jabari Blash from the Seattle Mariners — for the second time in the last twelve months. In last offseason’s Rule 5 draft, Blash was selected from the Mariners organization with the sixth

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Julian “The Hawk” Jackson’s ferocious straight right hand and devastating left hook turned him into arguably the most feared boxer of his era. St. Thomas native Jackson knocked out 49 of his 61 opponents in his decorated career that spanned from 1981-1998. The former two-division champion is

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SAN DIEGO — Jabari Blash’s Major League Baseball career lasted about one month. The Padres designated the St. Thomas native for assignment over the weekend, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune was the first to report. The Padres gave Blash a shot this season as a Rule 5 pick,

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three people — one from Los Angeles, one from St. Thomas and one from St. Croix pleaded guilty to marijuana smuggling related charges in federal court on Monday, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Clarence Griffin, 44, of California, Robert Brown, 29, of St. Croix, and

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are reporting from St. Thomas that a second shooting incident occurred in Bovoni within 48 hours of a drive-by shooting that took place on Saturday in which a 14-year-old boy was injured by gunfire. On May 16, 2016 about 1:28 p.m., the 911 Emergency Call Center

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