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3 Injured After Verbal Altercation Led To Shooting At A Frederiksted Beachside Area

June 23, 2019

Frederiksted, St. Croix USVI - On June 23, 2019, at around 3:57 pm, citizens called 911 about multiple shots fired in the vicinity of Rainbow Beach, Frederiksted.

Officers responded and upon preliminary information provided, discovered three male individuals had shot each other during a verbal altercation.

Two of the individuals, in their early twenties, were transported by private vehicle and one male minor individual by ambulance.

All three individuals are being treated at the Juan F. Luis Hospital for their injuries.

This incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information, please call the Criminal Investigation Bureau at (340) 778-2211, Crime Stoppers VI at 1 (800) 222-TIPS or 911.

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