A 32-year-old St. Thomas man has been charged with punching a 6-year-old girl in the face.
A homeless man on St. Croix has admitted that he rifled through missing man Johnny Caines’ unlocked vehicle and stole his debit card, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
A man charged with kidnapping a fellow juice seller from a St. Croix roadside at gunpoint appeared in court Friday, where a judge ordered him to live under 24-hour house arrest while he awaits trial.
A man on St. Croix was ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation after he burglarized a boat and wielded a knife when officers confronted him, according to an affidavit filed by officers with the V.I. Department of Planning and Natural Resources.
A man attempting to board a plane to Florida was arrested Tuesday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents discovered about 6.6 pounds of cocaine in his luggage, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A St. Croix corrections officer has been charged with failing to secure his licensed firearm, resulting in the 2019 shooting death of 9-year-old Christino Jose Gonzalez.
Johnny Caines is still officially missing on St. Croix, but police announced Wednesday that the unidentified, badly decomposed body of a Black male was found near a car registered to a recently-missing person.
A Bureau of Corrections officer trainee at the Criminal Justice Complex on St. Thomas noticed an incoming inmate’s toiletries “looked suspiciously plump,” and discovered drugs hidden inside, according to an affidavit filed by the V.I. Police Department.
Claudio Ponce Jr., who was released from prison in December, has been arrested again after police said he lured an elderly man to a remote area on St. Croix where he and an accomplice tied the victim up and stole his truck.
A St. Croix man was charged with aggravated assault and battery after police said he punched an officer investigating a disturbance at a bar, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
V.I. Water and Power operations crews will repair a leaking service line Sunday in the area of the former Shauma service station near the Sunny Isle intersection on St. Croix, WAPA said Friday.
ST. THOMAS — A judge said Friday that a St. Thomas man could spend the rest of his life behind bars if convicted of raping a child.
ST. THOMAS — The second victim of a fatal shooting at Vitraco Mall has been identified as Keris Kareem Phipps, according to V.I. Police spokesman Toby Derima.
A music teacher has asked a judge to suppress all evidence taken from his home during a search more than four years ago, including a computer storage device that prosecutors say contains child pornography, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A construction contractor who’s been living and working on St. Thomas since May has failed to update his sex offender registration for over a year, according to court testimony Wednesday.
ST. THOMAS — A Virgin Islands man was arrested Tuesday as he attempted to board a flight at King Airport after authorities received a tip that he was an unregistered sex offender.
Police arrested a man for driving with an illegal weapon after he told officers he found the gun "at the shanty" in Grove Place, according to an affidavit filed by V.I. Police.
A Human Services Department employee charged with Medicaid fraud was released from jail Friday, and a judge said he may continue working while he awaits trial.
A 24-year-old St. Thomas man has been sentenced to serve nine months in federal prison for conspiracy to possess marijuana with intent to distribute, according to U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert. Tarik Babrow, of Hospital Ground, had pleaded guilty under an agreement with prosecutors in June…
A material witness whose testimony is being sought in Pennsylvania was improperly held in prison on St. Croix for two days while waiting to go before a judge, who ordered the man released from Bureau of Corrections custody Wednesday.
A man arrested on drunken driving charges on two islands within the last three months has been ordered not to drive until the conclusion of his latest criminal case.
A St. Croix man is facing burglary charges after breaking into someone’s house and stealing a wallet and vehicle, the V.I. Police Department said Tuesday.
Court documents filed by V.I. Police have shed more light on the investigation into the murder of V.I. Army National Guard Sgt. Ian Benjamin Sr., including a possible motive.
A man was charged with illegal gun possession on St. Croix on Saturday after leading officers on a brief foot chase, according to an affidavit filed by V.I. Police.
ST. THOMAS — V.I. Police confirmed Friday that the body found in the Red Hook area of Smith Bay on Sept. 17 was the victim of homicide, but have released few other details.
A 21-year-old father was charged with rape after police said they collected several pieces of evidence, including his child’s birth certificate, that he had sex with an underage girl.
A 56-year-old man was gunned down and “left for dead” near Salt River, St. Croix, on Tuesday, according to V.I. Police Department spokesman Toby Derima.