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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Police & Courts

V.I. Murder Suspect Arrested in Texas

A 43 year old St. Thomas man wanted on murder charges has been arrested in the state of Texas. Currup Williams was taken into custody on Wednesday morning based on outstanding warrants from the Virgin Islands charging him with first degree murder, first and third degree assaults, unauthorized firearm possession and reckless endangerment.

McDonalds in Golden Rock Burglarized

The McDonalds in Golden Rock Shopping Center near Christiansted was burglarized sometime Sunday after closing, according to the V.I. Police Department.
Hubert Lee (Photo provided by the VIPD)

Second Rape Suspect Arraigned, Third Sought

Link Baltimore, Jr., 18, pleaded 'not guilty' during an arraignment Friday charges related to his participation in the May 6 carjacking and rape of a minor. A third suspect was identified by the VIPD as Hubert Lee. He is the subject of a manhunt on the mainland.

Man Fatally Shot at Cool Out Bar

A 20-year-old St. Croix man, identified by police as Markel "Malik" Joseph, was killed at the Cool Out Bar parking lot on Friday after being shot multiple times.

Watergut Shooting Victim Dies; Police Detain ‘Persons of Interest’

One man was killed Sunday afternoon after a shooting in the area of the Watergut Shanty in Christiansted, the V.I. Police Department. Two men described as 'Persons of Interest" have been detained.

Two Face Firearm Possession Charges

Two men – 21-year-old Akeem Young and 23-year-old Akilo R. Pilgrim – were arrested Tuesday after the car they were in was searched by officers, the V.I. Police Department reported.

‘Red Brick’ Shooting Leaves One Dead

A man was killed in a shooting Thursday night in the D. Hamilton Jackson area known as the "Red Brick" housing community.

Two Injured in Police-Involved Shooting on St. Croix

Two men, one of them an off-duty police officer, were injured Thursday in the Calquon area, in a shooting incident in which a communication breakdown appears to have caused a friendly-fire shooting.

DPNR Officer and Three Others Indicted in Cocaine Conspiracy Case

Gerald Mercer, 42, Jamal Haynes, 39, Makimba Barry, 39, and Craig Richardson, 39, were indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday and charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine.

Commissioner Remembers the Day Sweeney Died

Delroy Richards said he was closely connected with six of the seven officers whose graves were visited in the morning as part of National Police Week observance.





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