Category: Crime News

VIPD Detective Moses President Suing Police, VITEMA, Government, Fellow Officers And 911 Operator Over Being Shot In The Back At Frontline Bar In Late May

SHOT IN SPINE: Moses President [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — A Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) detective has filed a federal lawsuit against the department after he was shot in the spine by a fellow officer while responding to a disturbance on St. Croix, according to court documents. Police detective Moses President filed the lawsuit in […]

Twenty-Two Year-Old St. Thomas Man Becomes The 43rd Homicide Victim In The Territory … VIPD Says That They Have No Suspects

PHOTO COURTESY: VIPD [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man died after suffering multiple gunshot wounds about the body in the Tutu High Rise housing community, also known as Ras Valley, Police Commissioner Delroy Richards Sr. confirmed early Thursday. Police were dispatched to the Tutu Hi-Rise apartments about 3:30 a.m. on Thursday when […]

Atlanta’s Makimba Barry Pleads Guilty To Trying To Smuggle 330 Pounds of Cocaine Thru Cyril E. King Airport

[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A Georgia native admitted in federal court today that he was trying to move as much as 330 pounds of cocaine in St. Thomas. Makimba Barry, 41, of Atlanta, Ga., pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez to conspiring to possess with intent to distribute not less […]

St. Thomas Man Walking In Savan Says He Didn’t Notice Right Away That He Was Shot In The Butt

[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man walking near Savan on Wednesday afternoon told police that it took him a couple of seconds to realize that he had been shot in the butt. On Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at about 2:53 p.m.a gunshot victim showed up at the Schneider Regional Medical Center Emergency Room.  Upon officers arrival to the emergency room ,contact was made […]

Manhunt For Wanted Accused Murderer Samuel ‘Ghost’ Roberts Ends After Five Months As Police Pursued Burglary Lead

IN CUSTODY: Samuel “Ghost” Roberts is escorted by an unidentified police officer on St. Croix on Tuesday. [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — Police on St. Croix “accidentally” captured wanted murder suspect Samuel “Ghost” Roberts on Tuesday while doing a routine burglary investigation in Estate Paradise. Roberts has been actively sought by police for five months — […]

St. Croix Man Dasha Graham Pleads Guilty In Federal Court To Trying To Distribute Marijuana In The Territory

GUILTY PLEA: Dasha Graham of St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man admitted in federal court on Wednesday that he had marijuana and intended to sell it. Dasha Graham, 22, of the Candido Guadelupe housing community pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge George W. Cannon, Jr., to possession with intent to distribute marijuana, Acting […]

The Man Sitting On The Beach Next To You In St. Thomas … Might Be A Cop Wanted For Murder In Louisiana

WANTED FOR MURDER OF SIX-YEAR-OLD BOY: Norris Greenhouse Jr. of Louisiana. Greenhouse is now frolicking on a beach somewhere in St. Thomas. CHARLOTTE AMALIE — That man sitting next to you on the beach, twirling his bare toes in the white sand, might just could be wanted for murder and attempted murder in Louisiana. Norris […]

Health Commissioner Michelle Davis Does Walk-Thru Of Juan Luis Hospital And Pronounces It ‘Fit For The Living And The Dead’

ME NO SEE NOTHIN’: Dr. Michelle Davis says that she would send all of her stateside relatives to the Juan F. Luis Hospital in St. Croix if they were gravely ill … and expect that they would make a full recovery. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED —  Health Commissioner, Michelle S. Davis, PhD, met with the Acting […]

St. Croix Man Gilroy Elcock Faces 30 Years In Prison After Being Convicted Of Videotaping Himself Having Sex With Underage Girls

CHRISTIANSTED – On August 25, 2017, after a five-day trial, a federal jury on St. Croix convicted Gilroy Derrick Elcock, 45, of six counts of production of child pornography, two counts of aggravated rape first degree, and one count of possession of child pornography, Acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn Hewlett said. Production of child pornography carries […]

Three Men Accused Of Ramming, Carjacking Car On East End In Order To Rape Underage Caucasian Girl Are Brought Up On Additional Charges

FORMER FUGITIVE: Hubert Willis “Blackest” Lee, Jr. fled the island soon after the East End Carjacking Rape in May. Lee was captured by the U.S. Marshals Service in Fayetteville, North Carolina in June. [ad name=”HTML-68″] FREDERIKSTED — Three men charged in a May carjacking on the East End of St. Croix which culminated in a […]