Man shot in Oswald Harris Court


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ST. THOMAS - In the fifth gunshot incident since Friday night, V.I. Police reported that a 21-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the Oswald Harris Court housing community Monday afternoon.

The man was near Building 1 in Oswald Harris Court, he told police, when he heard five shots about 12:15 p.m. and was shot in his leg.

The man told police he dove between two cars and called a family member on his cell phone before someone in a private vehicle transported him to the hospital.

Anyone who has information about the incident or any other incident can call detectives at 714-9834, 715-5522 or 911. People also can call CrimeStoppers USVI at 1-800-222-8477 or text "USVI" plus a message to 274637.

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