Man Shot Near Frydenhoj Ballpark Gets Police Escort To Hospital
CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A man who said he was shot Monday evening near Frydenhoj ballpark was given a police escort to the hospital, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department.
Police received notification about 6:13 p.m. Monday that a man had been shot in the area of Estate Frydenhoj, the VIPD said.
The man was taken to the Roy Lester Schneider Hospital Emergency Room in a private vehicle, escorted by police units, according to the VIPD.
Police with the Major Crimes Unit and Criminal Investigation Bureau met with the man, who said that he had been shot when he was near the ball park in Frydenhoj.
The man also said that he was unable to see the person or person who shot him, police said. He was treated for the injuries he sustained and released.
Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact the Major Crimes Unit at (340) 714-9843 ext. 5619, the Criminal Investigation Bureau at (340) 714-9807 ext. 5556, the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or go to www.crimestoppersusvi.org
File photo: pollution near Frydenhoj ballpark