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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 23-year-old St. Thomas man was found shot to death by a single gunshot wound just before midnight Thursday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 11:45 p.m. Thursday that gunfire had been reported near The Knolls at Contant,

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Jabari Blash of St. Thomas OAKLAND – Jabari Blash of St. Thomas wasn’t a “Bash Brother” for very long. The Athletics picked him up as their sixth selection in the Rule 5 draft, but quickly dealt him to the Padres so they could add Yonder Alonso and Marc Rzepczynski to

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FREDERIKSTED – A 17-year-old boy rode his bike near Sprat Hall this afternoon and discharged a .22 rifle in the direction of a populated area, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a notification at 2:17 p.m. Thursday that a gun had been discharged

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FREDERIKSTED – A 33-year-old St. Croix man was arrested domestic violence-related charges Wednesday night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Jonathan Santiago of Hannah’s Rest was arrested at 7:12 p.m. Wednesday and charged with second-degree assault-domestic violence, the VIPD said. Police said Santiago was arrested after got into a

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FREDERIKSTED – Police said a report of gunshots fired near a West End housing community was received Wednesday night on St. Croix. The 911 Emergency Call Center was notified at 8:03 p.m. December 9 that gunshots had been fired near the Walter I.M. Hodge Pavilion. Responding officers arrived at the

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 20-year-old St. Thomas man has been arrested twice in the last two weeks on charges ranging from robbery to simple assault and vagrancy. Police said that Joshua Adjodha, 20 of Frydenhoj was arrested Wednesday and charged with simple assault and vagrancy. Adjodha was arrested after he

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U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 58-year-old St. Thomas man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Tuesday to one count of transportation of a minor for sex, U.S. Attorney Ronald Sharpe said. At the conclusion of the hearing, District Court Judge Curtis Gomez remanded Lennox Phillips

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U.S. Attorney Ronald Sharpe CHARLOTTE AMALIE – U.S. Attorney Ronald Sharpe said that his office collected $11,466,944.35 in the fiscal year ending September 30. Of this amount, $11,242,164.77 was collected in criminal cases and $224,779.58 was collected in civil cases. Additionally, Virgin Islands U.S. Attorney’s Office worked with other offices

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      Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 44-year-old St. Thomas man was sentenced to less than seven weeks in prison for having a decapitated sea turtle carcass in the boat he was piloting, federal officials said. U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez on December 4

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  Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes WASHINGTON – If the newly elected Venezuelan National Assembly votes to cancel that country’s program of subsidized oil sales to Caribbean and Central American nations, the United States will not be able to substitute U.S. oil for Venezuelan oil, a senior U.S. official

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