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17-Year-old Succumbed to his Gunshot Wounds; 7th Street Shooting

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas - On June 30, 2022, 9:37pm a caller reported to 911 that several shots were fired on 7th Street, Sugar Estate, Charlotte Amalie. Officers were dispatched to the scene where they discovered 2 males with a gunshot wound.

EMS was also on scene attending to the victims. One victim received a gunshot wound to the leg; the other victim received multiple gunshot wounds to body. Both were transported by Ambulance to RLSH Hospital. The victim with the leg wound remain in stable condition.

On Sunday, July 3, 2022, CIB was notified at 10:59a.m., that one of the victims identified in the shooting as Janyi Barry, 17-years-old succumbed to his injuries at the RLS Hospital.

This case is presently under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Bureau, Major Crime Division. Anyone with any information regarding this crime is urged to contact 911, (340) 774-2211, Crime Stoppers V.I. on 1 (800) 222-8477 or the Major Crime Division at (340) 642-8449.


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