Tag: St. Thomas Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB-STT)

Man Walking To His Car From Nightclub Shot Near Red Hook

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are investigating after a St. Thomas man was shot while walking from a nightclub near Red Hook in the early morning hours on Saturday. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police officers at 4:05 a.m., Saturday to the Schneider Regional Medical Center after being notified by Emergency Room personnel of a […]

Man Wanted In Florida Taken Into CIB Custody

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Faustin Henry Romero was taken into custody Monday by the Criminal Investigation Bureau after investigation revealed that Romero was wanted by of the State of Florida for a Probation Violation in Osceola County, Florida.    Faustin Henry Romero, 37-years-old, was arrested and processed. Romero was taken to the Bureau of Corrections, pending the extradition […]

Bartender Arrested At Limetree Restaurant In Connection To January Rape: VIPD 

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A bartender was arrested at the St. Thomas restaurant where he works in connection to a rape that took place near Limetree in January, authorities said. Kishan Mootooveran, 28, was arrested at 8:00 p.m. Thursday and charged with first-degree rape, unlawful sexual contact, third-degree sexual contact, third-degree assault, simple assault and kidnapping, the […]

Police Were Waiting For Attempted Murder Suspect Near His Home After BOLO Issued

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — CIB detectives were waiting for Cuthbert Dabrio, Jr. near his residence in Contant area after a wanted poster was issued for his arrest in connection to a shooting incident this weekend. Two male victims were shot Saturday in Subbase and sustained serious injuries to their leg, shoulder, chest and spine, the Virgin Islands […]

Help Police Find Antiguan Wanted For Unlawful Sexual Contact With 2 Girls

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police need your help to find a native of Antigua wanted in connection to unlawful sexual contact with two minor females. Omari Beltou, 42, of Estate Frydenhoj, is actively being sought by the Virgin Islands Police Department, according to a wanted poster on the VIPD’s Facebook page. Beltou is described as a […]

Man Faces Assault Charges After Striking His Father With A Machete: VIPD 

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man surrendered to police without incident after striking his father “several times” with the sharp side of a machete, authorities said. Naj’Jah Crabbe, 34, was arrested Tuesday and charged with third-degree assault-domestic violence, the Virgin Islands Police Department said.   “Crabbe threw stones at his father and later struck him several […]

Contant Knolls Man With Illegal Gun Surprised By Shakedown Christmas Eve

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man was found with an unregistered gun in his home during a police operation on Christmas Eve morning, authorities said. Leroy Cornelius 44, of Contant Knolls, was arrested at 10:30 a.m. and charged with constructive possession of an unlicensed firearm, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Members of the […]

Second Victim of Vitraco Mall Homicide On Sunday Identified As St. Kitts Native

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police officials have identified the second of two men who was killed Sunday night in a shooting in the parking lot of a St. Thomas shopping mall. The Virgin Islands Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau said Keris Kareem Phipps, 38, of St. Kitts and Nevis, was the second victim in the double […]

Police Need Your Help To Find Melissa Defort Wanted For Stealing A Car: VIPD

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 Department said. “The above subject […]

2 Murders In 15 Hours Rattle Rock City To The Core As Cops Scramble To Find Suspects In St. Thomas

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 poster for 37-year-old Akimo Smith […]