STX Man Injured in Shooting at Teague Bay

The V.I. Police Department reported Thursday that they were seeking a person who fired shots at Teague Bay, injuring a man that afternoon.

According to the VIPD, at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday 911 received calls of shots fired at Teague Bay in the vicinity of the Yacht Club. A male victim sustained a gunshot wound to the upper body and was transported in a private vehicle to the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital.

The victim is in serious but stable condition as of Thursday evening. Police did not reveal the victim’s name in pursuance of department policy.

Police urged anyone with information about the shooting to notify the Criminal Investigations Bureau at 340-778 2211, the 911 call center, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.

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