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SECRET OPERATION DINGLEBERRY: Headed up by Attorney General Claude Walker personally. [ad name=”HTML-68″] [wpedon id=”23995″ align=”left”] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A team of special agents with the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Investigation, along with local and federal law enforcement officers, recently conducted a territory-wide operation to verify important information of

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ARRESTED: Syed Zain Gilani at the Boston offices of Safr in Massachusetts on Friday afternoon. [ad name=”HTML-68″] BOSTON — The attorney for the man accused of being the mastermind of a five-year $2 million scam that allegedly defrauded the Virgin Islands government of Real ID funds says that his arrests

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STYLIN’ IN TAMPA: Mario A. Daniels Jr. FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man wanted for a meat market murder in early 2011 has been returned to the territory after alert police on the U.S. mainland captured him. On November 4, Mario Daniels Jr., 24, was arrested on a bench warrant

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FREDERIKSTED — Eight people were arrested by police — and one person is still wanted by authorities — for economic crimes, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD). Three of the recent arrests involved falsifying information and accepting or soliciting bribes at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles on St.

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Attorney General Claude Walker CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 20-year-old St. Thomas man was handed a six-month prison sentence Tuesday for his role in an armed robbery at Raad Grocery in Savan three years ago. Tyrone Halliday, who faced nine counts in relation to the June 1, 2013 incident, accepted a

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   CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A St. Thomas man who robbed several patrons at gunpoint at Hooter’s restaurant will be spending the next three years at the Bureau of Corrections. Marc Thomas, 33, who accepted a plea agreement from Attorney General Claude Earl Walker was sentenced Monday by V.I. Superior Court

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OFF SCOT-FREE: Ja’Heil Francis CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Ja’Heil Francis was on Monday sentenced to a two-year suspended sentence for having pleaded guilty to a gun crime in connection with a shooting death that occurred earlier this year. Francis, 20, accepted the terms of an amended plea agreement offered by Attorney

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Attorney General Claude Walker CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The V.I. Attorney General said Tuesday that the territory has been given a $150,000 grant to investigate consumer fraud here. Attorney General Claude Walker said the grant is from the National Assocation of Attorneys General. “In response to the growing frustration and concern

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U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Mary Walrath CHRISTIANSTED – The terminal assets of the idled HOVENSA refining complex on the St. Croix will come up for auction in a U.S. Bankruptcy Court hearing on November 10, but a final sale is contingent on local government and legislative approval of an operating

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Attorney General Claude Walker CHRISTIANSTED – The V.I. Attorney General has sued Hess Corporation for “illegal desertion” of the HOVENSA oil refinery and issued a subpoena to its partner, Venezuela´s state-owned Petróleos de Venezuela, South America (PDVSA), to explain its alleged role. The 350,000-barrels per day HOVENSA refinery was mothballed

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