The V.I. Police Department is investigating a report of a robbery that took place just after midnight Tuesday morning.
Attorneys Sigrid Tejo and Alphonso Andrews are both natives of St. Croix and have successfully prosecuted a number of high-profile criminal cases for the U.S. District Court of the Virgin Islands.
Access to civil case documents will include basic case information, such as parties, dockets, hearings, assessments and fees.
A 26-year-old St. Croix man was was shot and killed at 3:25 p.m. Friday, the second homicide on St. Croix in less than 12 hours, the V.I. Police Department reported.
A man was killed by gunshots Friday morning at a business in Estate Pearl, the V.I. Police Department reported. The victim was identified by family members as 27-year-old Aaron Joseph.
The appointment of two local prosecutors to the V.I. Superior Court bench is the latest in a series of moves to stamp out gun violence in the territory, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. announced during a news conference Monday.
Police Commissioner Trevor Velinor announced on Tuesday that he has appointed Steven Phillip as the chief of police in the St. Thomas-St. John District and Richard Velazquez as deputy chief of police for St. Thomas.
VIPD notifies the residents of St. John of the change in days of operation of the Central Records Bureau Office at the Leander Jurgen Command in Cruz Bay, effective July 20.
This temporary suspension and the postponement of the planned resumption of jury trials are necessary precautionary measures to ensure the continued health and safety of judicial officers, court staff and the public.
There are no suspects yet, or persons of interest, but V.I. Police officials said Friday that they do have small pieces of information on St. Thomas’ most recent double homicide. They need the community to provide bigger pieces in order for them to pull together the final puzzle.