Masked Man Enters Silke Gade Home After Midnight Puts A Gun To A Woman’s Head And Robs Her of $300
MASKED MAN ROBBERY: Police said the armed intruder on Silke Gade put a gun to the woman’s head and robbed her of $300.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A Silke Gade woman told police a man entered her home just after midnight, put a gun to her head and stole $300 from her purse.
Police received the report of a first-degree burglary on Thursday May 11, 2017, at about 12:05 a.m., when the 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to an area near Silke Gade in downtown St. Thomas.
Police met with a woman who said that at about 11:00 p.m., while at her home a masked man entered her home and put and put a handgun to her head, the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) said.
The woman told police that the man took her handbag containing three hundred dollars in cash and then fled the area on foot, according to the VIPD.
Anyone having any information about this crime is urged to contact the VIPD at (340) 774-2211 or the Criminal Investigation Bureau at (340) 714-9801. You can also make an anonymous call by contacting the anonymous tipline Crimestoppers USVI at 1(800) 222-8477 or dial 911.
This case is presently under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau.