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Suspect Arrested in Two Separate Incidents

Curtis S. BraithwaiteA suspect police say has been identified as the person who stabbed a man Nov. 12 on Konprindsens Gade was arrested Monday and charged in the assault, and on a separate charge of unlawful sexual contact, according to the V.I. Police Department.

Police reported arresting 52-year-old Curtis S. Brathwaite Monday after several witnesses told officers he was the person who stabbed a 20-year-old man in the chest with a knife during a verbal and physical altercation. The victim was taken by ambulance to the Schneider Medical Center for treatment.

Brathwaite charged with third-degree assault in the case and held on $25,000.

Brathwaite was arrested again on Tuesday after police interviewed a man who complained Brathwaite forced him to perform various sexual acts by threatening to have him deported.

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Brathwaite was charged with unlawful sexual contact, placed on a $10,000 bail, and again remanded to the custody of the Bureau of Corrections, according to the police.

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