2 St. Croix Men Spotted Leaving Beach With Guns Arrested By Police Special Ops: VIPD Tweet
FREDERIKSTED — Two St. Croix men were arrested on illegal gun charges after spotted leaving a beach with weapons, according to a Tweet by the VIPD on Twitter.
Rosniel Diaz Bautista and Marcus Daniel were arrested for firearms violations, police said.
“VIPD STX Nab Two With Guns Leaving Beach,” the official VIPD Tweet said. “Great Job Special Ops.”
Bail for Diaz Bautista and Daniel was set at $50,000 for each man. Unable to post bail, the two men were taken to the Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility and remanded to the custody of the Virgin Islands Bureau of Corrections.
The Tweet was sent out at 4:12 a.m. today. The VIPD Twitter account is reportedly controlled by Commissioner Trevor A. Velinor.