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Wanted St. Thomas Man Turns Himself In

Shekil Berthier (VIPD)
Shekil Berthier (VIPD)

Shekil Berthier, a 19-year-old from Frydenhoj, turned himself in to police Friday after learning that a warrant had been issued for his arrest.

According to the V.I. Police Department, Berthier was charged with third-degree assault after he was identified as the individual who fired gunshots at a man in October.

Police did not provide any additional information about the incident.

Bail for Berthier was set at $30,000. Unable to post bail, he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending his advice of rights hearing.

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Police urged anyone with information about the incident to contact the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-774-2211 ext. 5610. They also can contact 911 or Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-8477.

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