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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man accused of stabbing another man during a fight downtown on Wednesday evening has been arrested by police, authorities said. Antonio Matos, 25 of Dronnigens Gade, Charlotte Amalie was arrested about 7:43 p.m. and charged with first-degree assault, the Virgin Islands Police Department said.

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police Commissioner Trevor A. Velinor announced the appointment of Lieutenant Mario M. Brooks as Assistant Police Commissioner on Tuesday. Assistant Commissioner Brooks has been with the Virgin Islands Police Department for 25 years, working in various sections of the department, to include the Special Operations and Criminal

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in an east downtown area of St. Thomas tonight, authorities said. Police officers were dispatched to the Schneider Regional Medical Center (SRMC) in reference to a gunshot victim, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. The man who was shot told police

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ORLANDO — Police detectives of the Economic Crimes Unit said they needed to travel to central Florida to personally arrest a St. Croix woman for allegedly kiting two checks totaling $10,000. Bernadette Gordon-Rivera, 36, of Estate Profit, was arrested and extradited on a warrant for drawing and delivering worthless checks,

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Federal court documents detail how a local rental car business allowed Paul “Bogus” Girard to launder ill-gotten money while crime lieutenants committed serial murders so the St. Croix man could maintain his dominance of the U.S. Virgin Islands criminal underworld. Robert Brown, 30, and Etherneal Simon, 49,

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FREDERIKSTED — Police need your help tonight to find Edictor Manuel “Puddy” Esquillin on St. Croix. Esquillin, 34, of Estate Two Brothers, is wanted for first-degree attempted murder, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. The VIPD described him as an Hispanic man who stands 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs about

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police still need your help to find a St. Thomas man wanted for questioning in a murder case that occurred at one of the territory’s most popular beaches. Antonio “Soda” Gooding, 20, is wanted in reference to a homicide that happened on June 6, 2019 at Coki

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FREDERIKSTED — Police detectives from the Major Crime Unit arrested a St. Croix man Tuesday in connection with a 2018 execution-style killing in Estate Grove Place, authorities said. Voshon A. Vallarde, 22, of Barren Spot, was taken into official custody about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday after an arrest warrant was issued

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man who spent nearly 18 years on the run from the law, was returned to custody in the territory this weekend, authorities said. Reynaldo Rafael Rivera, 46, who was incarcerated on unrelated charges in Atlanta, was placed under arrest about 4:40 p.m. on Saturday

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CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix man has been charged in the shooting death of a man in Sion Farm early Saturday morning, authorities said. Malik Isles, 20, of Barren Spot was arrested about 6:23 p.m. Saturday and was charged with first-degree murder-domestic violence, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. The 911

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