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Estate Contant Man Arrested On Domestic Assault Charges

April 02, 2019

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas USVI - On Sunday, March 31, 2019, at approximately 10:30 am, the Domestic Violence Unit was advised of an assault at Estate Contant.

Contact was made with a female victim who stated that she was assaulted by a male acquaintance.

She stated that Junior S. Jones threatened to do her bodily harm when she asked him when he will be returning to work. She stated that he grabbed her by her neck and strangled her until she threw punches at him to get away from him.

Junior S. Jones
Junior S. Jones

She further stated that Jones armed himself with a baseball bat and continued to swing it at her, making threats to hit her in her head.

So she armed herself with a kitchen knife and when he approached her doing same, he was cut on his upper forearm.

On said date at approximately 11:59 pm, Jones, age 36, was advised of his Constitutional Rights and placed under arrest for Assault 2nd DV, Disturbance of the Peace -Threats DV, Destruction of Property DV.

Jones was booked, processed and turned over to the Bureau of Corrections pending his Advice of Rights Hearing.

No bail was set as per the Domestic Violence Law.

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