ST. THOMAS — A man has been charged with attempted burglary after he broke into a home and evaded capture for nearly two days, according to a probable cause fact sheet filed by V.I. Police.

Sharkiel Weekes was arrested April 1 and charged with attempted burglary, escape from custody, and destruction of property. Unable to post $50,000 bail, Weekes has been jailed since his arrest.

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