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Police Make Arrest In Broad Daylight Home Invasion Case In Estate Wintberg

Mug shot 011516 Dominik Weekes

          ARRESTED: Dominik Weekes

CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Police said Thursday that they made an arrest in the broad daylight home invasion case that took place in Estate Wintberg Monday afternoon in which a safe was taken from a home at gunpoint by two men.

Dominik Weekes, 25, of Estate Bovoni was arrested at 5:30 p.m. Thursday and charged with first-degree robbery the homeowners in Estate Wintberg identified him as one of the two men who entered their home armed with a gun and demanding their safe.

In other arrest information, the VIPD said that:

Kadeem Hodge

            ARRESTED: Kadeem Hodge

* Kadeem Hodge, 23, of Estate Frydenhoj was arrested at 7:45 p.m. on Thursday and charged with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm. Police said Hodge was caught speeding near Contant Knolls without a seatbelt. Bail for Hodge was set at $25,000.00 by Order of the Court. Unable to post bail, he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending an Advice of Rights hearing.

Jerrel Joseph

              ARRESTED: Jerrel Joseph

* Jerrel Joseph, 27, of an unknown address was arrested at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and charged with third-degree robbery after he was identified by the victim as the person who robbed him in the vicinity of Exotic Flowers on Dronningens Gade. Bail for Joseph was set at $75,000.00 by Order of the Court. Unable to post bail, he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending an Advice of Rights hearing.

Shane Soucek

              ARRESTED: Shane Soucek

* Shane Soucek, 44, of Estate Altona was arrested at 3 p.m. Tuesday and charged with driving under the influence (DUI). Police said Soucek refused to perform a Standardized Field Sobriety Test at the scene. He was arrested for driving recklessly and operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol near Norre Gade. Bail for Soucek was set at $500.00 by Order of the Court. Unable to post bail he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending an Advice of Rights hearing.

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