A man who led police on a high-speed chase after shooting a firearm on St. John was already on pretrial release for another shooting in May, according to court records.
TORTOLA — An ex-convict has been charged in the slaying of popular softball player George “Shawala” Borrows inside his British Virgin Islands home on Sept. 2.
A 23-year-old St. Croix man is facing a possible 20-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to attempting to lure children into sex online, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
A 26-year-old man is facing the possibility of 10 years behind bars after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Gretchen Shappert.
At 12:07 a.m., Thursday, detectives from the Police Department’s Economic Crimes Unit executed a warrant and arrested Shanica Prosper, 26, of Paradise Mills housing community on St. Croix.
A dispute over $15 worth of crack cocaine resulted in one St. Croix man attacking another with a machete so viciously he nearly severed the victim’s wrist, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
A California woman who was driving an off-road vehicle on St. Croix told police she’d been drinking alcohol and believed she was in the correct lane when she crashed into a motorcycle head on, killing 55-year-old Richard M. Boehm of Cane Bay, according to documents filed in V.I. Superior Court.
ST. THOMAS — A woman accused of using three children to help smuggle 167 pounds of marijuana into St. Thomas was released on bond Friday over the objection of federal prosecutors.
ST. THOMAS — A woman traveling with three children was arrested Wednesday and charged with smuggling 167 pounds of marijuana into the territory, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
Police are investigating a gunpoint robbery and home invasion on St. Croix, according to a news release from V.I. Police spokesman Toby Derima.
Officers are investigating after a woman was shot while driving on the St. Thomas waterfront Tuesday evening, according to a news release from V.I. Police spokesman Toby Derima.
A young marijuana smuggler who went on the run for three years was sentenced Tuesday to 21 months behind bars, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
Firearms continue to come into the Virgin Islands via commercial airlines, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents recently intercepted guns and body armor smuggled in two passengers’ luggage, according to a news release.
Accused child rapist Jimmy Davis was scheduled to return to court Wednesday, but his tendency to spit on guards prompted prosecutors to ask for a continuance, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
Former Casino Control Commission Chairwoman Violet Anne Golden has asked to have her sentencing conducted via videoconference to minimize the risk of coronavirus transmission, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A St. Thomas man admitted to stealing $200 cash from the register at RaceTrack gas station on Rhymer Highway, but the business’s owners believe he may have taken more than $23,000 since they opened in February, according to court records.
Prosecutors have asked a judge to revoke the supervised term of release for Jimmy Davis, accused of raping a 15-year-old girl on St. Croix just days after being freed from custody, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A Florida man was arrested early Thursday morning on suspicion of illegally hunting deer on St. Croix, according to V.I. Superior Court records.
A St. Thomas man who admitted that he tried to profit off the 2017 hurricanes has been given another 18 months in which to complete a pretrial diversion program, according to documents filed Friday in U.S. District Court.
The V.I. Police Department is seeking the community’s help in finding the individual who assaulted a man on St. Croix during the wee morning hours Thursday.
A store employee and a customer reportedly gave each other life-threatening injuries during an apparent fight Monday on St. Croix.
Two men traveling on the same plane from Miami were arrested Friday and charged with smuggling more than 40 pounds of marijuana, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.
A contractor at Limetree Bay Terminals on St. Croix has died after falling from the third flood of a condominium complex, according to V.I. Police spokesman Toby Derima.