Officials out of St. Croix USVI, have confirmed that a 9-year-old boy was shot dead last evening November 11th, 2019 at his home in “Croixville” around 7pm. He was reportedly shot at close range with a 45 caliber firearm.
Details surrounding the tragic incident are still sketchy with varying reports circulating. His name and identity are being withheld by our newsroom until an official report from USVI law enforcement has been released.
More details to come as the story unfolds.