Vincentians Among 7 Charged For Looting In BVI

VINO is reporting that the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has arrested seven persons for looting following Hurricane Irma.

Among those charged are Vincentians, Jamaicans, and BVIslanders.

Many looters went for food supplies, medicine and clothing, however, some grabbed alcoholic beverages, cosmetics, fashion shoes, jewellery and electronics, according to the report.

Police Commissioner Michael Matthews told VINO that he had pleaded with the public for information on the offenders, by providing photos and videos of looters in the act.

The numbers according to nationalities were not provided.