Man charged in theft of used car batteries

Body discovered in water at Altona Lagoon on St. CroixPolice are seeking the cause of death of a man found floating in Altona Lagoon early Thursday evening.

Two armed men are wanted for holding up a St. Croix restaurant Sunday evening and leaving with the cash register.

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.

Just after noon Sunday, officers were dispatched to the Oswald Harris Court Housing Community on St. Thomas in reference to a partially decomposed body.

Coming together against violence

Dear Doctor: I have a Zenker’s diverticulum that, after 10 years, seems to be very large, judging by the volume it holds. At virtually every meal, I choke on food clogged in my esophagus, then I aspirate, then I cough for 10 minutes. Are my aspiration-related pneumonia risks high enough to w…

The police blotter is VITEMA’s list of calls to 911 emergency operators and the time they were reported.

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!