u.s. & v.i. Law Enforcers Intercept Boat; Two In Custody, One Deceased


Monday, May 18 – U.S. Law Enforcement agencies together with local Marine Police and Customs officers were involved in an operation in BVI waters in the early hours of this morning.

A quantity of drugs was recovered and two suspects were arrested on suspicion of importation of narcotics and are in custody. A third suspect, who is deceased, was shot during the operation.

Investigations are ongoing.