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Robbery Reported at Altona Lagoon

July 31, 2020

ST. CROIX, USVI – On July 30 at approximately 9:21 p.m., officers were dispatched to Altona Lagoon in reference to a robbery that occurred.

Officers traveled to the area and contacted the victim who reported that while he was sitting in his vehicle, he was approached by three males. The victim recalls that at least one of the suspects was armed with a firearm, which was pointed at him. The victim was ordered out of his vehicle and his jewelry was taken from him before the suspects departed with the victim’s maroon 2001 Toyota Highlander.

The victim reported that all three suspects were wearing dark clothing with black masks covering their faces. One suspect was described as being 6 feet tall, wearing a long-sleeved shirt with dark jeans. Another suspect was described as standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a dark complexion. The victim could not describe the third suspect.

The VIPD is asking anyone who may have information on this robbery to call 911, the Crime TipLine at (340) 778-4950, or Crime Stoppers USVI at (800) 222-8477.

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