VIPD Arrest Two for Domestic Violence

Courtney Matthias

Juana Reynoso

V.I. Police Department officers on St. John made two arrestsĀ  on Friday, January 27.

VIPD officers arrested 45-year-old Juana Reynoso, also known as Shabella, and 41-year-old Courtney Matthias at about 1 a.m. on Friday, January 27, after they were involved in a domestic dispute.

VIPD officers said Reynoso caused a disturbance and threw rocks at the home of Matthias, who is her ex-boyfriend. Police also said Matthias assaulted Reynoso with a machete, cutting her left and right forearm.

Both suspects were arrested and held without bail due to the domestic violence law pending their court appearance.