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CHRISTIANSTED — Police have charged a man in connection with a two-car accident that left a five-year-old girl dead Sunday. Marco Arroyo-Torres, 43, of St. Croix was charged with negligent homicide, involuntary manslaughter and failure to drive on the left, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. “Arroyo-Torres was the driver

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CHRISTIANSTED — A five-year-old girl died and four other people were injured during a two-car accident that occurred Sunday night on Estate Hope Road, authorities said. Two of the surviving injured were children under 18. The accident occurred on the part of Estate Hope Road that includes the long stretch

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FREDERIKSTED — A heated argument escalated into shootings that left two men and one boy injured near Rainbow Beach this afternoon, authorities said. Police say two men in their 20s were taken to the Juan F. Luis Hospital for treatment and one minor arrived by ambulance, the Virgin Islands Police

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CHRISTIANSTED — A routine traffic stop near Five Corners yielded the arrest of a St. Croix man allegedly with an illegal gun and drugs in his car. Mitchell P. Hanley Jr., 31, was arrested and charged with unauthorized possession of a firearm, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Bail was

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FREDERIKSTED — Three St. Croix men commandeered a taxi van at gunpoint in broad daylight within proximity of the Carambola Beach Resort golf course on Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Quasheen A. Christian, 19, was arrested as a “person of interest” in the robbery of the taxi van driver and charged

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MID-ISLAND, ST. CROIX — Police said two dogs were shot on Midland Road in Estate Jealousy about 8 a.m. on Sunday. The VIPD Animal Cruelty Unit is investigating a report that “a black older male operating a blue Dodge Ram older model truck” might have been responsible for the shooting,

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FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man went to get his belongings from a woman’s apartment and began to strangle her when she said the relationship was over, authorities said. Shawki Thomas, 29, was arrested Wednesday about 1 p.m. and charged with second-degree assault-domestic violence and grand larceny, the Virgin Islands

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FREDERIKSTED — Police say 911 emergency dispatchers sent officers to investigate a call of shots fired in the Profit Hills housing community area at 12:01 a.m. today.  Police arrived and reported back that they didn’t see any evidence of shots being fired, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. At 6:22

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police arrested a 23-year-old St. Thomas man and charged him in a shooting that took place just after midnight Sunday. T’Quan Vanholten was located in the Smith Bay area on Tuesday and advised of his Constitutional Rights, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. He was then charged with first-degree

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are looking for a St. Thomas man wanted for questioning in a May armed robbery at the Vitraco Mall. Elijah “Yeah Danny” Edwards, 19, is wanted by the Criminal Investigations Bureau in connection with a first-degree robbery that took place at the Exquisite Barber & Bar on May 25, the

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