V.I. Police have identified the victim of Friday morning’s fatal shooting as 39-year-old Jamal Jacobs.

The shooting occurred at around 8:29 a.m. in the Garden Street neighborhood of St. Thomas, and responding officers found Jacobs lying dead in the roadway, according to police spokesman Toby Derima.

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