VIPD Charges Man with Unlawful Sexual Contact

Eddie Benitez, 35, was arrested Thursday on a warrant charging him with first-degree unlawful sexual contact, the V.I. Police Department reported.

The arrest took place at 6:49 p.m. the warrant was issued by a Superior Court magistrate and bail was set at $50,000.

The VIPD news release provided no details of the incident, including when it occurred.

Benitez was unable to post bail and was remanded to the Golden Grove Detention Center.

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