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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 8:43am, the 911 Emergency Call Center received a report from a concerned citizen of a body having been discovered in the waters of the lagoon located in Nadir. Officers responding to the scene confirmed the report as they located the body of

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – On Friday, February 19, 2016, Kyle Michael Brumett, 24, pleaded guilty in federal court to attempted possession with intent to distribute four kilograms of marijuana, United States Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced. According to the plea agreement filed with the court, on November 24, 2015, Brumett and

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced today Tashimo Scatliffe, 33, to 120 months’ imprisonment and three years of supervised release for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, United States Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced. Judge Gomez also ordered Scatliffe to pay a $100 special

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CHRISTIANSTED –Senior District Court Judge Raymond L. Finch sentenced today Rodney Stanley, 30, an inmate at the Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility on St. Croix, to one month of imprisonment for possession of prison contraband, United States Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced. Judge Finch also ordered Woods to serve one year

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Soraya Diase Coffelt, JS, MJS By SORAYA DIASE COFFELT/SPECIAL TO THE V.I. FREE PRESS Today was our last day in Cuba and amongst one of the busiest. We were given the exclusive opportunities to meet and speak with persons at a vocational trade school and a public health clinic to

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      Buckeye President Khalid Muslih CARACAS – A saturated oil storage network in the Caribbean is forcing some South American and African producers to keep selling crude at prices that do not cover production costs, brokers and sources told Reuters. Low price environments typically motivate producing and trading

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SAN JUAN —Twenty-eight Dominicans were repatriated and five Haitian migrants were returned to the Dominican Republic by the U.S. Coast Guard after two separate at-sea interdictions Friday and Sunday. According to the Coast Guard, on Sunday a 20-foot wooden boat was found carrying 16 men and two women approximately 50

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 ACCUSED OF MURDER: Malaki George CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 31-year-old St. Thomas man surrendered to police this morning after a murder arrest warrant was issued for him in connection with a 2012 killing. Malaki George of Estate Anna’s Retreat was arrested at 11 a.m. Wednesday based on a warrant issued

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Youth Rehabilitation Center in Anna’s Hope CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Two male minors aged 15 and 17 years old were arrested and charged with third-degree assault at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The teenagers were involved in a fight in which the 15-year-old drew a

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  ARRESTED: Shawn Daley of Bovoni CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 28-year-old St. Thomas man was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with brandishing a weapon and domestic violence-related charges, according to police. Shawn Daley of Estate Bovoni was arrested about 7:24 a.m. on Tuesday and charged with simple assault-domestic violence in

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