The V.I. Police Department arrested Ala Zatar on Wednesday and charged him with two counts of animal abuse and disturbance of the peace after an incident in which two dogs were injured.
Shawki Thomas, 25, pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday before the Honorable George W. Cannon to one count of unlawful mailing of a firearm, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced.
Police Department on Tuesday reminded Virgin Islanders of restrictions on the sale and service of alcoholic beverages on Friday, which is Good Friday in the Christian calendar.
A man and woman were shot and seriously injured Monday evening during an incident in the Good Hope Condominiums, the V.I. Police Department reported.
Two suspects, a 19-year-old and a 15-year-old minor, were arrested Sunday and charged with burglary after a home invasion earlier in the day in Estate Catherine's Rest, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A 30-year-old Michigan woman was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana after allegedly arriving to the St. Thomas airport with 23 kilos of marijuana in her luggage.
Every person charged with a felony, violent crime or misdemeanor sexual offense will be required to give a DNA sample if a bill approved unanimously in committee Wednesday is enacted into law.
Lamont Sweeney and Shawn Webster were each sentenced to three years of probation and to pay $600 in fines for their roles in a scheme to receive marijuana mailed to St. Croix.
Three people were injured in two unrelated traffic accidents Sunday and Monday on St. Croix, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Senior District Court Judge Raymond Finch on Friday sentenced Edigberto Diaz, 46, to seven years in federal prison for using and carrying a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence.