V.I. Police are searching for Akil Simmonds, who escaped from police custody on St. Croix, and police warned the public that he is dangerous.

The case began Tuesday at around 5:46 p.m., when officers responded to a report of domestic violence case at a home in Mon Bijou, according to police spokesman Glen Dratte.

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