V.I. Police on St. Croix are searching for Jelani Ferdinand, who is wanted in connection with a child abuse and third-degree assault case.

Ferdinand, 27, also goes by the nickname “Yellow.” He is a African-American male with a light complexion, and is six-feet, five-inches tall and weighs 189 pounds, according to information from police.

— Contact Suzanne Carlson at 340-714-9122 or email scarlson@dailynews.vi.