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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police need your help to find a New Jersey native who is wanted for stealing a car in St. Thomas just over two weeks ago, authorities said. Melissa Defort, 35, of Estate Ross, St. Thomas is wanted for unauthorized use of a vehicle, the Virgin Islands Police

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two murders in 15 hours have rattled normally jaded St. Thomas residents. Akeem Dore, 35, of St. Thomas was shot and killed near Building 1 of Oswald Harris Court in St. Thomas shortly before 7:58 p.m. Tuesday, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Police issued a wanted

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are looking for a St. Thomas man as a “person of interest” in a fatal shooting that took place in a Charlotte Amalie East housing project last night, authorities said. Akimo Smith, 37, of Anna’s Fancy, is wanted for questioning in a homicide that took place

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A routine background check on a homeless woman arrested in St. Thomas for “another incident” revealed that she was a wanted fugitive from justice in Florida, authorities said. Vennessa Blanco, 31, of Monroe County, Florida, was arrested at 2:20 p.m. Monday and charged with being a fugitive

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was hospitalized after being shot twice in a drive-by shooting in Smith Bay on Monday night, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to Smith Bay in the vicinity of the Mango Tree Bar in reference to shots being fired about

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Four masked men — one of them armed — held up a fast food restaurant in a St. Thomas shopping center on Monday night, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to KFC near Nisky Center in reference to a robbery about 9:46 p.m. Monday,

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man who apparently wasn’t aware that Hospital Ground is under increased surveillance has been arrested on illegal gun charges, authorities said. Akeem Dijhani Julien, 24, of Hospital Ground, was arrested about 4:45 p.m. Sunday and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, the Virgin

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police responded to the scene after a concerned citizen reported that shots were fired in the Tutu area about 1:47 a.m. today. Shaq’kil Roberts, 26, was found dead after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds to the body, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. “Officers traveled to the area

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A man driving his vehicle near the West Indian Company, Ltd. dock in downtown St. Thomas noticed a warm liquid running down his leg and realized it was blood — and that he had been shot early today, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police on St. Thomas are investigating the shooting of a high-powered assault rifle in a heavily-populated housing project yesterday, authorities said. Jahcori Potter, 20 of the Bovoni Housing Community, was arrested by VIPD officers and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm about 7:57 p.m. Thursday, the

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