Posts In Category

Police News

At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

FREDERIKSTED — The first photo has been released to social media as a tribute to a 42-year-old construction worker who was shot to death on Tuesday morning. Victor Burgos of St. Croix was gunned down while assigned to a public works crew repairing Carlton Road, according to the Virgin Islands Police

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Thomas NewsU.S. Department of Justice

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are investigating a daylight jewelry store heist on Main Street, St. Thomas that made off with $3,000 in merchandise on Wednesday afternoon. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to Beverly’s Jewelry, located on Main Street, Charlotte Amalie, to investigate a possible larceny at 4:35 p.m.

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix woman who allegedly beat another woman, stole her car — and then crashed it last month — was arrested on Thursday afternoon, authorities said. Milagros Peguero, 39, of Queen Street, Frederiksted, was arrested at 2:46 p.m. Thursday and charged with 1st Degree Assault, Aggravated Assault

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

FREDERIKSTED — A male on foot with a gun ambushed a St. Croix man near his La Grange house — shooting him through the rear glass of his car this morning, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center was notified of a shooting incident in Estate La Grange at 9:55

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

KINGSHILL — A St. Croix man who allegedly pointed a gun at her mother’s boyfriend “several times” during an argument was arrested by police on Monday afternoon, authorities said. Troy Hazell, 27, of Castle Burke, was arrested at 3:21 p.m. Monday and charged with carrying or using an unlicensed firearm

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

FREDERIKSTED — A Grove Place woman who allegedly assaulted a “male family member” during a heated argument was arrested by police on Tuesday morning, authorities said. On August 23, at 9:30 a.m., 33-year-old Lyndy Simon, 33, of Mutual Homes was arrested at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and charged with second-degree assault-domestic

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix NewsTourism News

SALT RIVER — A St. Croix man said he was sitting in his SUV after midnight at a beach when he was carjacked by three masked men early Wednesday morning, authorities said. A male individual went to the Ancilmo Marshall Command police station in Christiansted to report he was robbed

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Thomas News

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas woman who jostled a postal customer as she was leaving, then returned minutes later to bitch slap her in the post office lobby has been charged with a federal crime, authorities said. Chantelle Grant was arrested on federal criminal charges related to assaulting a

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsBusiness NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

FREDERIKSTED — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a construction worker while he was working to repair Carlton Road this morning, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to Carlton Road on a report of shots fired and a man down at 10:44 a.m. today, the Virgin

Read More
At VIFreepBreaking NewsCrime NewsPolice NewsSt. Croix News

CHRISTIANSTED — Police are investigating a Sunday night shooting in Watergut in which “a male victim” was shot numerous times — but survived. Officers were dispatched to Watergut – in the vicinity of the shanty – where a male victim was discovered suffering from multiple gunshot wounds about the body

Read More