September 19, 2017 7:02 pm Last modified: 4:47 am


Man Accused of Choking Fiancée

A man who reported to police that he had been attacked by his fiancée ended up in jail Monday once the V.I. Police Department got her side of the story.
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Police Seek Larceny Suspect

Police are looking for a man involved in the attempted larceny Monday morning of the ATM at Chicken Shack.
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Homicides 2017

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2017 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.
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Samuel Robert (VIPD photo)

Police Arrest Suspect in January Murder

Police following up on a burglary case on Tuesday arrested 20-year-old Samuel Roberts, who was wanted in a January homicide, and charged him with murder.
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Man Gets 15 Years for Attempting to Kill His Wife

Cecil Rouse, 66 of Anna’s Retreat, who had been found guilty of the attempted murder of his wife at their home in 2012 will spend the next 15 years in prison, a judge ruled Monday.
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East End Carjack/Rape Suspects Arrested on Burglary Charges

Three men who have been charged in the May 6 car jacking on the east end of St. Croix, which ended with a minor girl being raped, have had additional charged leveled against them, the V.I. Police Department reported Monday.
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Jury Convicts Man on Child Porn Charges

Gilroy Derrick Elcock, 45, was convicted Friday on six counts of production of child pornography, two counts of aggravated rape first degree, and one count of possession of child pornography.
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Two Killed in Separate Shooting Incidents

Two men were killed in separate shootings Friday on St. Croix, the V.I. Police Department reported. According to the VIPD, the victims were identified as 24-year-old Jensen Esptan and 29-year-old Randy Tang Yuk.
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Melissa Felix (VIPD photo)

Woman Charged with Destruction of Property

A family argument turned into a confrontation that resulted in a woman being arrested and charged with disturbing the peace, destruction of property and unlawful entry. According to the V.I. Police Department, at about 2:25 p.m., 24-year-old Melisa Felix was present at her daughter
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Woman Charged with Attempted Murder

A woman was arrested Friday evening and charged with second-degree attempted murder stemming from an incident that occurred May 22, according to the V.I. Police Department.
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