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On Monday April 11, at 5:41 p.m. the 911 Emergency Call Center received a call of a gunshot victim in Estate Barren Spot, St. Croix. Police arrived to find a critically injured black man with multiple gunshot wounds. The man, 21-year-old Raj Darnelle White of Barren Spot, was transported to Juan F. Luis Hospital where he died. Police say White was at home in his yard washing his vehicle “when a black male exited a vehicle, discharged multiple shots at him, and jumped back into the vehicle and sped away in a southern direction.”
On December 27, 2020 at 10:58 p.m., police were advised of a shooting incident near a restaurant in Smith Bay, St. Thomas with four male victims. Police contacted a victim at Schneider Regional Medical Center who reported he was in a physical altercation with an unknown Black male in the area of Smith Bay, when he was shot. The victim, identified by family members as 33-year-old Delroy Venzen Jr. succumbed to his injuries on December 31, 2020 at 1:26 p.m. The other three gunshot victims had also arrived at Schneider following the incident and each victim indicated they were not associated with a fight or altercation when shot. None of the victims had any knowledge of who may have fired the shots and are in stable condition
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