9-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Shot in Head in Croixville Housing Community; Police Detain 15-Year-Old
Concerned Residents Clean Christiansted Town Using Their Own Tools, Money, and Some Help from the VI Fire Service
Territory May See Veterans Cemetery Through DeGazon-Sponsored Bill
Credit and Debit Cards of WAPA Customers Were Compromised Since August 30th, WAPA Says, Authority to Finally Start Issuing Notification Via Mail and Email
Sports Tourism in VI Gains Momentum as DC United Team is set to Play Exhibition Soccer Game on St. Croix
Carnival Breeze Brings 3,700 Tourists to St. Croix During Maiden Call; Senators, Tourism Officials Want to See More
Limetree Bay Willing To Provide $10 Million To Help Add Life to a Dying G.E.R.S.
American Airlines to Serve St. Croix With New Flights Next Summer
The Sudden Death of Influential Roots Reggae Visionary, Vaughn Benjamin of Midnite Band and Akae Beka, Has Rocked the Virgin Islands and Reggae Community Around the World
Arthur A. Richards K-8 School Hosts Anti-Bullying Campaign
Come Out. Hang Out. Have Fun at The Meat Up, One of St. Thomas’ Latest Hot-Spot for Good Food with Friends and Family.
UVI Board of Trustees Approves $47.1 Million Fiscal Year 2020 Budget; Sets $3 Million Fundraising Goal
Man Dies During Early Morning Car Accident on St. Croix; Driver of Car Arrested (Updated)
'You Did Everything You Could to Prevent this from Happening': An Emotional Goodbye to Young Aaron Benjamin
Back in Business: Cost U Less on St. Thomas Opened its Doors Friday to Thousands of Customers 2 Years after Irma and Maria
Bill Aimed at Regulating Credit Use by Gov't Departments and Agencies Among Others Held in Committee
Juan Luis Hospital Announces Completion and Availability of Mobile Dialysis Facilities
Tractor Trailer With Tank Carrying Thousands Of Gallons of Liquified Gas Flips Near Cool Out Bar; Driver Injured But Alive
Credit and Debit Card Hack Through WAPA Appears to be Widespread in Virgin Islands; WAPA Says Support Services Will be Made Available to Affected Customers
Facing Life in Prison Without Parole, Mother and Boyfriend Plead Not Guilty in Murder of 4-Year-Old Boy
ST. THOMAS — Teenager Hilary Paris, who on Jan. 5 left the St. Thomas Behavorial Health Care Facility, which is a division of Seaview’s Adolescent Unit, as of January 17 was in police custody, V.I.P.D. Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.
Hilary had been on runaway status for approximately 11 days, according to Mr. Dratte, when the V.I.P.D.’s Juvenile Bureau received information from a concerned resident that she was seen in the Contant area, namely Contant Knolls Housing Community. Detectives were notified of Hilary’s whereabouts at approximately 8:30 p.m., Mr. Dratte said.
The release said detectives from the Juvenile Bureau, Economic Crime Unit, and patrol officers from the Richard Callwood Command quickly traveled to the housing community, where Hilary was located in the rear of building 4, attempting to elude capture.
She was caught by police and placed in protective custody, according to Mr. Dratte.
Acting V.I.P.D. Commissioner Jason Marsh thanked the community for its assistance in locating the teenager. He also commended officers’ and detectives’ persistence in bringing Hilary into police custody, Mr. Dratte said.
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.