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Shooting At Shopping Center Leaves One Dead

October 04, 2018

On October 4, 2018, at approximately 6:45 pm, there was a reported discharging of shots in the vicinity of St. Croix Nails in the Golden Rock Shopping Center.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a male individual lying on the ground in the doorway of the St. Croix Nails salon with what appeared to be several gunshot wounds to the body.

The wounded man was transported to the Juan F. Luis Hospital by ambulance where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 7:29 pm by medical attendants at the hospital.

The victim was identified by next of kin as 26-year-old Jelani Pitman.

This shooting is an active investigation by the Criminal Investigations Bureau.

Anyone with information on this shooting or any other, please contact the CIB TIP-LINE at (469) 475-3871 , the CIB at (340) 778 2211, Crime Stoppers VI at 1 (800) 222-TIPS or 911.

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