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Man Shoots Himself in the Leg
March 9, 2009
Police on St. Croix responded to a case of an injured person at about 3:15 a.m. Saturday, March 7 in the area of the Caribbean Melting Pot Night Club in Hannah’s Rest, Frederiksted. Police traveled to the area; however the victim was already in route to the Juan F. Luis Hospital by private vehicle. According to the initial report police attempted to interview the 30-year-old victim at the hospital, however he was incoherent and unable to speak to police. Hospital officials said the sustained a gunshot to his right thigh which exited his buttocks.
The case is being followed up by the Criminal Investigation Bureau. Anyone with information on these or other crimes are asked to call the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 712-6041 or 712-6037 or Crime Stoppers USVI at 1-800-222-TIPS