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Grove Place Shooting Leaves One Dead

October 21, 2018

FREDERIKSTED, ST. CROIX VIRGIN ISLANDS - On October 20, 2018, at around 7:23 pm, 911 Emergency Call Center received a call reporting multiple discharging of shots from Estate Grove Place Ball Park area.

Officers responded and discovered an unresponsive black male lying face down in an alley between the Grove Place Ball Park and a residence, with multiple gunshot wounds to the lower part of the body.

EMS and ambulance responded and transported the victim to the Juan F. Luis Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by the attending Medical Physician.

The victim was identified by next of kin as 33-year-old Daniel D. Peters.

The VIPD Criminal Investigation Bureau is asking anyone with information to please contact them at (340) 778-2211, Crime Stoppers VI at 1 (800) 222-TIPS or 911.

This incident is an active investigation.

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