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Two Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Hugo Ogando, 37, and Mario De Los Santos, 39, pleaded guilty Wednesday in District Court on St. Thomas to…

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Jewels of the Virgin Isles: Rod Harley

Some people try to distance themselves from their pasts, rather than face them, embrace them, but mental health and human services professional Rod Harley has turned tragedy into triumph.

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2015-08-27 22:36:40
Our Town Frederiksted/Plaskett Town Hall Draws Government Officials, Residents

Delegate Stacey Plaskett and several high-ranking government officials shared on Wednesday ideas and plans to revitalize Frederiksted at the American Legion hall in the west end town.

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2015-08-27 22:27:18
Two Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Hugo Ogando, 37, and Mario De Los Santos, 39, pleaded guilty Wednesday in District Court on St. Thomas to conspiracy to possess cocaine with the intent to distribute.

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2015-08-26 21:20:28
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Two Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Hugo Ogando, 37, and Mario De Los Santos, 39, pleaded guilty Wednesday in District Court on St. Thomas to conspiracy to possess cocaine with the intent to distribute.

Read entire articleAug 26 2015 - 9:20pm
Friday Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Charges

Dwayne Friday, 37, pleaded guilty in District Court on St. Croix to distribution of cocaine, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, and carrying a firearm during a drug trafficking crime.

Read entire articleAug 21 2015 - 12:36am
Man Sentenced to One Year for Receiving Firearm

Chief District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Wednesday sentenced Gregory Williams Jr., 24, of St. Croix to 12 months in prison for illegally receiving a firearm.

Read entire articleAug 21 2015 - 12:32am
Man Charged with Possession, Mailing Firearm

Shawki Thomas, 25, was arrested Thursday and charged by criminal complaint with possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number and unlawful mailing of a firearm.

Read entire articleAug 21 2015 - 12:28am
Police Arrest Two on Firearm Charges

V.I. Police officers on Tuesday arrested two men and charged both with unauthorized possession of a firearm on Company Street in downtown Christiansted.

Read entire articleAug 21 2015 - 12:09am
St. Croix Man Pleads Guilty to Robbery and Gun Charge

Edigberto Diaz, 46, pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court on St. Croix to interference with commerce by robbery and using and carrying a firearm during a crime of violence.

Read entire articleAug 20 2015 - 1:16am
Martinez Sentenced to 37 Months

A Chief District Court Judge sentenced Juan Carlos Seguinot-Martinez, 34, of Puerto Rico to 37 months in prison and three years of supervised release for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.

Read entire articleAug 20 2015 - 1:11am
St. Croix Man Robbed and Shot

A 25-year-old resident of the Harrigan Court Housing Community was robbed and shot Friday evening while walking his dog, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleAug 15 2015 - 5:58pm
Woman Charged with Embezzlement

According to an arrest warrant served Thursday to Tamala Walker of Bethlehem Village, Walker failed to make deposits totaling more than $79,000 when she was manager of a local fast food restaurant.

Read entire articleAug 14 2015 - 10:31pm
Gunshot Wounds St. Croix Man

A man was shot and wounded while driving out of the Harvey Housing Community in Estate Profit by an unknown assailant late Thursday, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Read entire articleAug 14 2015 - 8:09pm