On an early Sunday morning on August 18, 2013, at approximately 5 a.m. Ms. Maldine Forter Hector was walking to church with her 4-year- old grandson in Christiansted on North Shore Road, in the area North West of the District Court, when she was struck by a vehicle that did not stop. Ms. Maldine Forter Hector died at the scene, leaving the 4-year- old alone and in shock.
At the time of the incident the VIPD Traffic Investigations Unit was asking the entire community to be on the lookout for a black or dark colored Suzuki with front-end damage. Anyone who was driving in the area and saw anything unusual please, say something. All body shops and car repair businesses have been asked to report anyone having a vehicle fitting this description.
Almost five years has passed without any lead into the death of Ms. Maldine Forter Hector and someone out there knows something. Let’s bring some closure to the family of this hit and run.
On Monday, January 29, 2018 Police received reports of shots fired in the area of Brookman Road at about 10:45 p.m. A male sustained a gun shot wound to his pelvis area and was transported to the hospital for treatment. Please provide any information that you may have on this matter.
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