Man Shot in Round de Field on St. Thomas

A St. Thomas man, while enjoying himself in Round de Field, was shot Saturday, the V.I. Police Department reported.

VIPD spoke to the victim, who said he was enjoying a drink when the gunman walked up to him and shot him in the chest. The victim said he then drove himself home and was later transported via a private vehicle to the hospital, where he has been hospitalized for his injuries, according to the police report.

The case is under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau. Anyone with any information can call the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-774-2211, ext. 5576/5572, the chief’s office at 340-715-5548, Detective Brian Bedminster at 340-774-2211, ext. 5573, or Crime Stoppers V.I. at 1-800-222-TIPS.