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Armed Robbery Reported At Downtown Jewelry Store

April 24, 2019

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI - On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at approximately 3:15 pm, officers from the Richard N. Callwood Command Patrol Division and the Criminal Investigation Bureau traveled to Goldland Jewelry store located on Dronningens Gade in reference to an armed robbery.

Upon arrival, contact was made with the victims who stated that they ran to the back of the store to avoid being hurt by the assailants who entered the store with a firearm. They were 2 (two) to 3 (three), and wore masks.

A victim then stated that the incident took place for approximately 3 minutes before the assailants left the store.

Upon leaving through the back area of the store, they observed scattered glass in the store front and several pieces of jewelry missing.

The victims concluded by stating that they then called 911.

This case is presently under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau.

Any persons having information regarding this incident are asked to contact the Criminal Investigation Bureau at (340) 774-2211, Crime Stoppers USVI 1 800 222-TIPS or 911.

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