CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) says that it is currently investigating a rape that occurred early today.
The woman said that as she was leaving her residence to go to work at 5:25 a.m. today, an unknown black man ran up to her and pointed a gun at her head. She further explained that he forced her to walk away from her residence and sexually assaulted her.
At this time there are no suspects regarding the violent sexual assault incident in St. Thomas.
The information you provide continues to assist the VIPD in solving crimes throughout the territory. Anyone having any information about this incident is urged to please contact the VIPD at (340) 774-2211 or Criminal Investigation Bureau (340) 714-9807, (340) 714-9805, or (340) 714-9800. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or 911.