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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man whom police originally did not know by name was arrested Monday for a Brookman Road bar assault on two people over two months ago, authorities said. Robert “Peppa” Darroux, 31, of Estate Nadir was arrested at 2:16 p.m. Monday and charged with with

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two people wearing ski masks fired “multiple gunshots” near Brookman Road in broad daylight late Wednesday morning. No injuries were reported to police. The 911 Emergency Call Center was alerted to a report of gunshots fired in the Brookman Road area at 11:06 a.m. Wednesday, the Virgin

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A Virgin Islands police officer is being credited with saving a St. Thomas man’s life after foiling an attempted kidnapping on Monday. Troy A. Harrigan, 51, of Estate Tutu was arrested at 7:00 p.m. Monday and charged with false imprisonment and kidnapping, the Virgin Islands Police Department

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man who was arrested for firing a gun at a gas station in 2017 was arrested on Monday for allegedly firing a gun at a housing project, authorities said. Dekumar Rogers, 46, of Oswald Harris Court, was arrested at 5:15 a.m. Monday and charged

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FREDERIKSTED — Police are investigating the death of a 20-year-old St. Croix woman who died from a gunshot wound inside a car on the highway Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Renyisha Rivera of St. Croix was identified by next of kin as the gunshot victim, the Virgin Islands Police Department said.

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police were called to the Schneider Regional Medical Center to investigate a woman’s complaint that she had been raped by a home invader in St. Thomas on Saturday evening, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched officers to the Schneider Regional Medical Center Emergency Room in

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old St. Thomas man near a housing project in downtown east Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Secori Akeel Elmes of St. Thomas was shot multiple times shortly before 2:10 p.m. Sunday and died near Oswald Harris Court, the Virgin Islands

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands Police Department said this weekend it “is concerned about the health and well-being of our employees and our community alike.” “We have taken actions to limit potential exposure to COVID-19,” VIPD spokesman Toby Derima said. “Our officers are on the frontline and the nature

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE –– Police released the photo to Twitter of a “person of interest” in a stabbing that occurred in St. Thomas this past summer. The person of interest is not known to the Virgin Islands Police Department by name, only a nickname, which it said on its official Twitter

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FREDERIKSTED –– A traffic stop near Annaly Farms led to the arrest of a West End man on gun and drug charges this week, authorities said. Damon C. John, 48, of Estate Whim, was arrested at 10:44 p.m. Wednesday and charged with carrying an unlicensed firearm openly or concealed and

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