Two young St. Croix men were arrested Thursday and charged with raping a minor female at a party Estate Mon Bijou.
According to the V.I. Police Department, the victim told officers that on Aug. 4 she went to a party at a residence in Frangi Pangi in Estate Mon Bijou. She drank alcohol, she said, then went into one of the bedrooms to lay down. Glen Adjani David and David Anthony Armstrong Jr., both 22, came into the room and raped her, she said.
At around 5 a.m. Thursday police arrested David and Armstrong pursuant to an arrest warrant by a Superior Court judge of the Virgin Islands.
Both men are charged with first-degree rape and unlawful sexual contact. No bail was set, as per the domestic violence statute. The two were remanded to the Golden Grove Detention Center pending their advice of rights hearing.
The case is under investigation by the Criminal Investigations Bureau’s Domestic Violence unit. Police urged anyone with information on the case to call the Criminal Investigations Bureau Tip-Line at 340-778-4950, the bureau at 340-778-2211, the 911 call center, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.