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The funeral procession for Lammy. KINGSHILL — Two weeks after Lesha Lammy was shot to death on a deserted Frederiksted beach, hundreds of people gathered at Kingshill Cemetary to pay tribute to the veteran police officer on Thursday. Fellow police officer Kai Javois — who was also shot to death

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FREDERIKSTED — A man was reportedly injured in a machete fight on Tuesday could not be interviewed by police due to the extent of his injuries, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). On August 23, 2016, about 7:37 p.m., police were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center

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Kmart at Tutu Park Mall in St. Thomas CHARLOTTE AMALIE – V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston sentenced Nicaise Steele to a one-year suspended sentence for wounding Wendell Nibbs, Jr. with a box cutter. Steele, 47, was charged with third-degree assault, using a dangerous weapon and disturbance of the peace

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 52-year-old father of four learned of his fate today for fatally wounding another man with a rock, over a cigarette lighter. Having pleading guilty to smashing in Ellmeade Daniel’s head with a rock and killing him, Mario E. Brown appeared before V.I. Superior Court Judge Michael Dunston

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 27-year-old woman accused of beating and severely injuring a young girl has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Latoya Nicole Smith pleaded guilty Thursday morning to third-degree assault, admitting she beat and severely injured the girl using a broken glass bottle. Smith was charged with nine

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   James as he was arrested in June CHRISTIANSTED — Former St. Croix Senator Wayne James has been extradited from Italy to face corruption charges in the territory, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. James was charged in an October 2015 indictment with wire fraud and embezzlement from a

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KILLED IN CRASH: Suhmeid Morris FREDERIKSTED — For the second time in less than 12 hours, a fatal traffic accident was reported on St. Croix, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). Police said that 33-year-old Suhmeid Morris was attempting to pass another vehicle in William’s Delight when he

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 ONE YEAR IN PRISON: Desi Henry Jr. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – V.I. Superior Court Judge James Carroll III on Friday sentenced Desi Henry to one year in prison for possession of a firearm. Henry, 22, of Anna’s Retreat who accepted a plea agreement, pleaded guilty to the April 17, 2013 crime.

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$1 MILLION BAIL: Jason Coulter CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A Florida man accused of murder remains behind bars unable to post a $750,000 bail while a judge considers a defense motion for bail reduction and a prosecution motion for his recusal. Jason Coulter, 32, is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder,

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FATAL ROAD DEATH: Roberto Rivera FREDERIKSTED — A 29-year-old St. Croix man died when he lost control of the vehicle he was driving on the Melvin H. Evans Highway early on Monday morning, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). Roberto Rivera of Estate Profit was traveling East on

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