77.3 F
Charlotte Amalie
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
HomeNewsPolice & CourtsMan Wanted for Assault Turns Himself In

Man Wanted for Assault Turns Himself In

 

Rosier Smith, age 37 of Contant, turned himself in to police at roughly 9 a.m. Monday after learning he was wanted for a crime, the V.I. Police Department reported.

According to police, Smith was arrested, charged with first-degree assault, attempted murder, and mayhem.

Smith allegedly assaulted a male victim by throwing him off a balcony on May 30.

Bail for Smith was set at $75,000. He was not able to post bail, and was subsequently turned over to the custody of the Bureau of Corrections pending his advice of rights hearing.

Advertising (skip)
Advertising (skip)
Advertising (skip)
Advertising (skip)

Police urged anyone having information about this incident to call 911, the Crime TipLine at 340-778-4950, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS).

Print Friendly, PDF & Email




Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.



JOIN OUR MAILING LIST

STAY CONNECTED

20,771FansLike
4,310FollowersFollow

FROM FACEBOOK

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons
Load more
Print Friendly, PDF & Email
 

Rosier Smith, age 37 of Contant, turned himself in to police at roughly 9 a.m. Monday after learning he was wanted for a crime, the V.I. Police Department reported.

According to police, Smith was arrested, charged with first-degree assault, attempted murder, and mayhem.

Smith allegedly assaulted a male victim by throwing him off a balcony on May 30.

Bail for Smith was set at $75,000. He was not able to post bail, and was subsequently turned over to the custody of the Bureau of Corrections pending his advice of rights hearing.

Police urged anyone having information about this incident to call 911, the Crime TipLine at 340-778-4950, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS).

Print Friendly, PDF & Email