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CIB Investigating Shooting In Red Brick Housing

February 25, 2019

CHRISTIANSTED, ST. CROIX, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS - On Sunday, February 24, 2019, the 911 Emergency Call Center received calls from concern citizens at approximately 7:04 pm that there was a repeated discharging of shots from a white Malibu Chevy sedan in Red Brick, Christiansted. They were shooting at an unknown individual running in the vicinity of Building 2.

Police officers arrived and discovered two individuals that were shot; one male and one female. The male individual sustained a minor injury; he was treated at the JFL Hospital and released. The female sustained injuries to the lower torso and a leg which severed a major artery. The female victim was airlifted later that evening to the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami Florida.

This incident remains under investigation by the CIB. Anyone with information, please call the CIB at (340) 778-2211, Crime Stoppers VI at 1 (800) 222 TIPS or 911.

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