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Cape Air Employee Faces 40 Years In Prison After Guilty Plea To Smuggling Nearly Nine Pounds of Cocaine At St. Thomas Airport
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A Cape Air employee admitted in federal court on Monday to trying to move at least eight pounds of cocaine through the St. Thomas airport. Wayne Fahie, 31, of St. Thomas, pleaded guilty in U.S District Court to one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute

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South Carolina Man Allegedly Mailed Guns To An Associate In St. Thomas: USAO
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A South Carolina man was arraigned Wednesday on federal charges that he allegedly sent guns to an associate here through the mail. Steven Baxter, 31, heard the charges against him in U.S. District Court on St. Thomas that he had sent firearms through the mail, U.S. Attorney Gretchen

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St. Thomas Man Could Get 10 Years In Prison For Leading Illegal Indians Through The BVI To The Territory
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE  — A St. Thomas man has pleaded guilty to smuggling illegal aliens into the territory for profit, according to federal authorities. Steven Lewis, 57, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Tuesday to one count of aiding and abetting the harboring of illegal aliens, Acting U.S. Attorney Joycelyn

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

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USDOJ: VING's Lt. Col. Kenneth Alleyne Gets 1.5 Years In Prison For Stealing $60K of Federal Government Money
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(FILE PHOTO OF VING PERSONNEL) CHRISTIANSTED – Another top-ranking Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) officer has been sentenced to prison time for stealing thousands of dollars in government money. On July 13, 2017, VING Lt. Col. Kenneth Alleyne, of St. Croix, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and one

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Feds Confiscate 40,000 Condoms In Puerto Rico ... Say The Fake 'Rubbers' Were Made In China
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SAN JUAN — U.S. federal agents have confiscated 40,000 items that consumers hope are never fake: condoms. The counterfeits were seized in San Juan, Puerto Rico, authorities said. The condoms were manufactured in China, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection statement Thursday. They were seized over a period of five

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Hispanic Drug Lord Turns Rat In Prison: Admitting To Multi-State Drug Ring That Included The Territory
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DRUG LORD TURNED RAT IN PRISON: Fernando Auces in Ohio COLUMBUS, Ohio  – Prosecutors say an inmate at the Allen Correctional Institute in Lima, Ohio, ran a multi-state drug ring from behind bars. Fernando Auces, 52, was sentenced to six years in prison after investigators determined he was communicating, through

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St. Thomas Native With AK-47s In His Luggage At Airport Pleads Guilty To Gun Smuggling Charges
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 An AK-47 machine gun and magazines CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 24-year-old St. Thomas native admitted in federal court that a cache of machine guns and other weapons in his luggage were his. Naeem Akil Smith of Estate Thomas pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on St. Thomas Thursday to trafficking

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Ghanaian Woman Gets 10 Years In Prison For Pimping Out Her Underage Daughter
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A 51-year-old native of Ghana who pimped out her underage daughter in a sex-for-money scheme was given 10 years in prison by a federal judge on Thursday. U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez sentenced Jenifer Bowen-Dodoo, 51, and Lennox Phillips, 58, to 120 and 130 months in prison,

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Woman Ready To Board Flight To Dominica Arrested On Assault Charges
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SEX OFFENDER: Brian Roubal CHARLOTTE AMALIE –A 29-year-old Illinois man is charged with violating the Sex Offender Registration Act after border protection officers flagged him in St. Thomas. Brian Roubal of Sandwich, Illinois was trying to board a plane back to the United States April 25 when officers with the

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