Estate Wintberg man shot dead on Back Street
Published: August 26, 2013
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ST. THOMAS - A 41-year-old man was shot to death on Back Street early Saturday morning.
Police responding to a call of shots fired at 1:25 a.m. Saturday found the victim unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds. Police later identified him as Gregory LaBlanc of Estate Wintberg, according to V.I. Police spokeswoman Melody Rames.
Emergency medical technicians at the scene found LaBlanc had no vital signs. Police canvassed the area, and the case is being investigated by the Major Crimes Unit, Rames said.
LaBlanc's death is the territory's 24th homicide this year, and the 11th on St. Thomas.
Anyone with information can call Major Crimes Detectives at 642-8449 or 911, or call the Crime Stoppers USVI anonymous tip line at 1-800-222-8477.