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Monday, October 18, 2021

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Dominican Re-Sentenced to 121 Months for Drug Charges

District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez on Thursday re-sentenced Tomas Liriano Castillo to 121 months in prison followed by four years of supervised release...

Bellille Indicted on Two Jewelry Store Robberies, Related Charges

A federal grand jury last week indicted 46-year-old Wayne Bellille on two counts of Hobbs Act robberies, conspiracy, and related gun charges, U.S. Attorney...

DOJ, LEPC Make Funds Available for Violence Against Women Grants

United States Department of Justice The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office for Violence Against Women makes STOP (2016) Grant Program funds available to the...

DOJ, LEPC Offering Grants for Victims of Crime Assistance

Law Enforcement Planning Commission, Virgin Islands Legislature The Law Enforcement Planning Commission, through the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office for Victims of Crime, is...

Reward Offered for Capture of Paul ‘Bogus’ Girard *Update: Reward Doubled*

Paul ‘Bogus’ Girard Crime Stoppers USVI is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the apprehension of Paul “Bogus” Girard. That’s double the amount...

Two Plead Guilty to Illegal Entry Charges

Juan Lorenzo Matias Peralta, 38, of the Dominican Republic and Dionis Alexander Luis Gomez, 31, of Venezuela, pleaded guilty Wednesday before Magistrate Judge Ruth...

Puerto Rico Man Sentenced to 68 Months for Cocaine Charges

District Court Judge Wilma A. Lewis on Monday sentenced 31-year-old Jesus Burgos-Montanez to 68 months in prison for conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent...

Man Critical After Estate Plessen Shooting

A man was in critical condition and undergoing surgery Tuesday evening after a shooting in Estate Plessen, the V.I. Police Department reported. According to police,...

Car Shot Up in Estate Bordeaux

A car in Estate Bordeaux was shot up Monday night by people in a passing vehicle, but the owner was not injured, according to...

STT Man Pleads Guilty to Transporting a Minor for Sexual Activity

Osvaldo Tavarez, 48, of St. Thomas, pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court to one count of transporting a minor for illegal sexual activity, U.S....