The V.I. Police Department arrested Jonathan Santiago at 7:12 p.m. Wednesday and charged him with second-degree assault/domestic violence.
The driver of a taxi bus was robbed of his day's pay Monday near the Ludvig Harrigan housing community by two male passengers, the V.I. Police Department said in a news release.
District Court Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced James Cruz, 20, to 84 months in prison, three years of supervised release and a $500 fine for using a firearm during a crime of violence.
Dwayne Wesselhoft, 29, of St. Croix was arrested Tuesday on an indictment charging him with possession of a firearm and ammunition by an unlawful user of a controlled substance.
Curtis Winston Venner, 34, of St. Croix was arrested Wednesday on a series of firearm charges, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
Alva Nicholas, 57, pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court on St. Thomas to one count of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
District Court Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced Gail Leung, 57, to 18 months in prison Friday for manufacture of marijuana, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced Tuesday.
Officers executing a search warrant on a William’s Delight home Monday arrested two men and seized a weapon and more than 100 marijuana plants, the V.I. Police Department reported.
District Court Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis sentenced 23-year-old Jahseen Simmonds to 21 months in prison for possession of prison contraband and possession of a firearm while under indictment.
A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2015, with cases broken down by island, as reported by the V.I. Police Department. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.