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CHRISTIANSTED – A Bureau of Corrections employee was arrested for stealing $705 worth of hair weaves from a Peter’s Rest store on Tuesday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Odessa Simon, 31, of Estate Glynn was arrested at 2:33 p.m. on August 4 and charged with grand larceny, the VIPD

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three people were arrested on charges ranging from assault to disturbing the peace and domestic violence, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Here are the arrests the VIPD effected and when: * On Tuesday August 4, Valerie Peralta, 23, of Crystal Gade, was arrested and charged

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ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI – Charges filed recently by the Justice Department against Anthony R. Murgio and Yuri Lebedev have been linked to the hacking of JPMorgan Chase in which information related to 83 million customer accounts was stolen. The two men are accused of setting up an illegal Bitcoin

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Former VIPFA Director Julito Francis CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Three Virgin Islands men were charged in an indictment unsealed today with various offenses based on their participation in a bribery scheme involving over $17 million in construction contracts awarded by the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority (VIPFA). Assistant Attorney General Leslie

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Bievenidos is west of the Lighthouse Mission CHRISTIANSTED – A 30-year-old man was killed and a 24-year-old woman were injured when gunfire rang out near Bienvenidos Convenience Store just south and west of Time’s Square near the Lighthouse Mission in Christiansted last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department.

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CHRISTIANSTED – Two armed black men wearing stocking caps to cover their faces held up the Kentucky Fried Chicken in Golden Rock late last night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said they went to the KFC on Miracle Mile shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday because the 911

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    CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Three people were arrested Saturday on charges ranging from grand larceny to assault and domestic violence, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Below are the three people who were arrested, the VIPD said: * On August 1, Clement Bruney, 51, of Anna’s Retreat, was

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CHRISTIANSTED – A woman walking with her daughter on the boardwalk in town said she was attacked by two young black men when she refused their offer to take her picture after nightfall Saturday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The woman told police that she and her daughter

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FREDERIKSTED – A man doing repairs outside his home in Estate Grove Place said he was robbed of his cell phone and two air conditioners at gunpoint and ax-point by three men on Sunday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police received notification at 4:11 p.m. August 2 from

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CHRISTIANSTED – Police are investigating a reported robbery that occurred Saturday at 6:49 p.m. near Pickard’s Laundry on Strand Street, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The VIPD received notification from the 911 Emergency Call Center of a person who said that at 1:00 pm on August 1 he

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