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Police & Courts

Atnel Kuntz Charged in King Airport Assault

Atnel O. Kuntz, a 60-year-old resident of of Anna’s Retreat on St. Thomas, turned himself in to police at 7 a.m. Wednesday and was arrested on a warrant.

Courts to Resume In-Person Proceedings, Jury Trials on September 7

The temporary emergency measures implemented at all judicial branch facilities that previously went into effect at midnight, Aug. 2, will expire at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 6, and will be replaced effective midnight, Tuesday, Sept. 7.
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Schneider Regional Medical Center Treats Gunshot Victim

A man was treated Tuesday night for gunshot injuries he received while walking in the Anna's Retreat area of St. Thomas, the V.I. Police Department reported.

19-Year-Old Arrested, Charged with Robbery

The V.I. Police Department arrested 19-year-old Keishawn D. Monsanto of White Lady on St. Croix and charged hm with first-degree robbery.

Teen from Georgia Charged in STT Robbery

Malk Springette, an 18-year-old from Atlanta, Georgia, was arrested at 12:54 p.m. Monday and charged with second-degree robbery.

Customs & Border Protection Seizes Cocaine Valued at $13.9 Million

U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Tuesday that its officers seized 1,024 pounds of cocaine found inside a container that had originated in the Dominican Republic and was destined to San Juan, Puerto Rico, onboard the San Juan -Santo Domingo ferry.

St. Thomas Woman Pleads Guilty in Paycheck Protection Fraud Case

Mashama Ferdinand, a 38-year-old resident of St. Thomas, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to wire fraud affecting a financial institution, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced in a news release issued Tuesday.

STT Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Smuggle Marijuana Through Airport

Jahvar Looby, a 31-year-old resident of St. Thomas, appeared before Magistrate Judge George W. Cannon, Jr. on Monday in U.S. District Court and pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess marijuana with intent to distribute, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced.
A Virgin Islands Police Department vehicle sits parked in front of the V.I.P.D. (Source photo by Bethaney Lee)

Robbers Steal More than $3,000 Worth of Jewelry from STT Store

A team of robbers distracted the staff of a Charlotte Amalie store and made off with more than $3,000 worth of jewelry, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Man Treated for Injuries from La Grange Shooting

The Gov. Juan F. Luis Memorial Hospital treated and released a 27-year-old male who had been injured in a shooting incident Thursday morning in Estate La Grange on St. Croix, the V.I. Police Department reported.