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Wanted Man Abijah Isaac Now In Police Custody

June 11, 2019

Christiansted, St. Croix USVI - On May 19, 2019, at approximately 12:40 pm, officers from the Ancilmo Marshall Command Station were on mobile patrol on Contentment Road near the Christiansted Bypass when they saw a gray 4 (four) door SUV overtake two vehicles in an unsafe area.

A traffic stop was conducted on the gray SUV and contact was made with the three occupants of the vehicle.

One of the occupants was an unknown black male individual who exited the vehicle and took off running. One of the officers pursued that individual and observed that he drop a black object which was later discovered to be a firearm. The unknown male individual managed to flee the scene and avoid detention.

The other occupants were later placed under arrest for firearm and drug possession charges.

On May 20, 2019, Criminal Investigation Bureau detectives conducted a follow up investigation and were able to secure an arrest warrant that was signed by a Superior Court Judge for 18-year-old Abijah E. Isaac, the unknown male individual who dropped the firearm and fled the scene the day before.

Abijah E. Isaac
Abijah E. Isaac

On June 11, 2019, contact was made with Isaac who was served with the warrant for his arrest for Unauthorized possession of a firearm, Possession or sale of ammunition and Possession of a controlled of a controlled substance.

Unable to post bail in the amount of $75,000.00, he was booked and transported to the Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility where he was remanded pending his advice of rights hearing.

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