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Unidentified wanted man arrested by CPB on St. Croix CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Two wanted fugitives were captured by federal officials in separate incidents at the St. Thomas airport recently, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB). CBP Pre-clearance inspections at the Cyril E King International Airport in St. Thomas and

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     WANTED: Ameade Williams FREDERIKSTED — Police say they need your help to locate a 21-year-old wanted man on St. Croix. The Virgin Islands Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau said it is looking for Ameade Williams in connection with the crimes of robbery, assault, discharging a weapon, carrying a

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     ARRESTED: Jahseen Simmonds MID-ISLAND ST. CROIX — On October 21, 2016 at 11:08 p.m., concerned citizens called the 911 call center who observed a vehicle with male individuals traveling in mid-Island area. Officers received the vehicle description. Upon observation of the vehicle responding units including K9 Officers followed

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CHRISTIANSTED — Eight beaches in the territory failed in water quality testing done by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) and are not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said that five of the beaches are in St. Croix, two in St. Thomas and one in St.

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SAN ANTONIO — Just around the time the NBA playoffs tip off next spring, Tim Duncan won’t be on the court. Instead, he’ll be in court, squaring off against his former financial adviser. Charles Banks is accused of bilking the Spurs legend out of about $20 million. Wednesday, a federal

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   Limetree Bay CEO Darius Sweet CHRISTIANSTED — Limetree Bay Terminals (LBT) will have 20 million barrels of oil stored on St. Croix at its South Shore facility by the end of the year. And Limetree Bay hopes to tap on-site facilities to participate in liquid petroleum gas (LPG) movements,

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Photo by Hansom Heywood MID-ISLAND, ST. CROIX — Police said two people were killed — one in Estate Glynn and one near Estate Hope — over the weekend on St. Croix, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). At least 10 people were injured in the two accidents according

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Gov. Kenneth Mapp is at a swanky weight loss clinic in California — and charging it all, flights, fees and fruits — to the territory’s taxpayers, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. Mapp is officially in California to investigate how to transition the government’s health insurance

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NOT SAFE: Rainbow Beach in Frederiksted FREDERIKSTED – In its weekly beach advisory the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) said one beach on St. Croix is not safe for swimming or fishing. DPNR said that Rainbow Beach on the West End of Frederiksted is not fit for swimming

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WASHINGTON — President Obama has removed the restrictions on selling Cuban rum in the United States — a direct threat to the makers of the alcohol here on St. Croix. The easing of restrictions was announced today as part of a new round of executive actions designed to increase trade and

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