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Police & Courts

Man Gets Probation for Facilitating Drug Felony

District Court Chief Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Wednesday sentenced Carl Hansen, 56, of St., Croix to four years of probation for using a phone to facilitate a drug felony.

Police Arrest Man on Rape, Other Charges

The V.I. Police Department arrested Ephraim Rivera on a Superior Court warrant charging him with rape and a variety of other charges. The suspect was placed on house arrest.

Man Injured in Machete Attack

A man was injured by a machete in a physical disturbance Tuesday evening in Estate Mon Bijou, in the vicinity of the WIR variety store, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Man Killed in Auto Wreck on Melvin Evans Highway

A St. Croix man identified as 29-year-old Roberto Rivera of Estate Profit was killed Monday morning when his vehicle left the Melvin Evans Highway and crashed, the V.I. Police Department said.

Man Pleads Guilty to Being Unlawful Drug User in Possession of Firearm

Dwayne Wesselhoft, 29, pleaded guilty Thursday in federal District Court on St. Croix to possession of a firearm by an unlawful user of a controlled substance, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.

Venner Pleads to Felon in Possession of Firearm

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.

Homicides 2016

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.

Habitual Offender Sentenced to Life for Rape of Minor

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.

Man Shot and Killed in Estate Glynn

A man was shot and killed while sitting in his pickup truck in Estate Glynn, Thursday evening according to police.

Shooting Leaves One Man in Critical Condition

A man was critically injured Wednesday evening when gunshots were fired at the John F. Kennedy apartments, according to the V.I. Police Department.

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