STT Woman Charged with Unreported Child Abuse

Detectives of the VIPD’s Domestic Violence Unit at 11:10 a.m. Tuesday arrested Jasmine L. Ware, age 27 of Estate Ross, and charged her with Aggravated Child Abuse & Neglect.

According to police, Ware allegedly failed to report a sexual and physical assault committed by her boyfriend on his minor daughter. Ware was jailed without bail, in accordance with the territory’s domestic violence laws.

Police urged anyone with information about this incident to call 911, the Domestic

Violence Unit at 340-774-2211 extension 5534, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers USVI, at 1-800-222-8477 (1-800-222-TIPS)