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Another Firearm Taken Off the Streets

December 30, 2010
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Police on St. Thomas arrested 18-year-old Kaniah Hazel around 2:00 a.m. Thursday, December 30 and charged him with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm.

 

Members of the VIPD Criminal Intelligence Unit said Hazel was traveling in a vehicle that ran a red light in the Barbel Plaza area. Officers made a traffic stop on the vehicle and the occupants were ordered to exit the vehicle.  As Hazel exited the vehicle a .9 caliber unlicensed firearm fell from his clothing.

 

Bail was set at $25,000 and he was remanded to the Bureau of Corrections pending further court action.

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