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    ARRESTED: Rupert “Youth” Walters CRUZ BAY – Police today announced that an arrest was made Friday in the slaying of 25-year-old Kenson Jolly, who was shot multiple times as he sat in a deck chair on Kongens Gade in May. Rupert “Youth” Walters was taken into custody at

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            ARRESTED: Asiana Thurmond CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 19-year-old St. Thomas woman was arrested Sunday evening after police said she broke into her boyfriend’s residence and destroyed all of his belongings. Asiana Thurmond of Nordsideve was arrested at 5:30 p.m. Sunday and charged with third-degree

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         Health’s Juan Figueroa-Serville V.I. Health Commissioner Juan Figueroa-Serville passed along the following communiqué  from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta: In May 2015, the World Health Organization reported the first local transmission of Zika virus in the Western Hemisphere, with autochthonous (locally acquired)

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  The Petrotrin Oil Refinery in Trinidad CASTRIES – Small islands in the Caribbean depend on oil imports to generate electricity and consequently have suffered from high energy costs. For those countries, the dip in oil prices is benefiting both consumers and petroleum dealers. In fact, consumers are paying some

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           ARRESTED: Markel Joseph CHRISTIANSTED – An 18-year-old St. Croix man was arrested for stabbing a 27-year-old woman in a strip club and discharging gunfire afterwards outside in the parking lot early on Monday. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police to the Playaz Club in

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FREDERIKSTED – A 35-year-old woman was raped by a homeless man as she waited for a bus in broad daylight inside a shanty in Estate Hannah’s Rest on Friday morning. The 911 Emergency Call Center alerted police at 11:36 a.m. on Saturday that a woman was being treated at the

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           ARRESTED: Shermer Joseph CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 32-year-old woman was arrested on child neglect charges after neighbors said she was screaming at her preschool-aged son in the wee hours of the morning and left him locked alone in the house on Monday. The 911 Emergency

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     Haiti’s Florence Duperval Guillaume PORT-AU-PRINCE – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning pregnant woman and others to be aware when traveling to countries where a new mosquito-borne illness — possibly linked to babies born with small, undeveloped brains in Brazil — has appeared. The

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Bandleader Stanley Jacobs CHRISTIANSTED – The Smithsonian Institution is releasing a quelbe music album by Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights as part of its Black History Celebration in February. According to the online magazine Jazz News, the album called “Quelbe! Music of the U.S. Virgin Islands is scheduled to

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SANTO DOMINGO – Get ready to book some plane tickets because Vladimir Guerrero is making his comeback … kind of. While we’ve seen bits and pieces of Vlad since he retired in 2011, mostly through his son, we haven’t had a chance to watch him crush dingers. (Cue movie trailer

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