Winston Curtis Venner, 34, on Thursday pleaded guilty in federal District Court on St. Croix to felon in possession of a firearm, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing.
V.I. Superior Court Judge James Carroll III sentenced Alan Archibald, 44, this week, to life imprisonment for raping and impregnating a minor, the V.I. Department of Justice announced Friday.
A man was shot and killed while sitting in his pickup truck in Estate Glynn, Thursday evening according to police.
A man was critically injured Wednesday evening when gunshots were fired at the John F. Kennedy apartments, according to the V.I. Police Department.
A person walking a dog on Mahogany Road near Frederiksted on Thursday made a disturbing find that the V.I. Police confirmed was a human body in an advanced stage of decomposition.
A man who had just pulled up at a relative's house was injured Thursday when a stranger approached him with a gun and the two men fought, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Apartments were damaged by gunfire but no people were injured Thursday night when shots were fired at the Lorraine Village Housing Community in Estate Grove Place.
A woman entering her residence at Mutual Homes in Grove Place was attacked and robbed Wednesday night, according to the V.I. Police Department.
A man was injured Wednesday evening when he was shot by a stranger in Estate Glynn, the V.I. Police Department reported.