According to the V.I. Police Department, the family of 70-year-old Stanfield “Stan” Dumas reported him missing at 5:53 p.m. on May 16. He was last seen around 7:31 a.m. that day leaving his Estate Fortuna residence wearing gray pants and a green T-shirt. Family members reported that Dumas went line fishing alone in Bordeaux Bay and never returned home.
Investigators have learned that a group of divers might have been in the area and witnessed what happened, police said.
The police urged anyone who was diving in Bordeaux Bay between 1 and 4 p.m. on May 16 or anyone who has information about this missing person to call 911, the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-774-2211 ext. 5569 or the anonymous tip services, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477.