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Christiansted Man Arrested On Rape Charges

July 24, 2019

Christiansted, St. Croix USVI - On July 22, 2019, a female reported that John A. Poleon made unwelcomed advances towards her. She stated that he overpowered her, and sexually assaulted her.

On July 23, 2019, Poleon was present at the Francis Command in Frederiksted and admitted to having sexual intercourse with the female.

59-year-old John A. Poleon was placed under arrest, and charged for Rape 1ST, and Unlawful Sexual Contact 1st.

Suspect
John A. Poleon

Poleon’s was bail was set at $75,000.

He was remanded to the Golden Grove Detention Facility, pending advice of rights hearing .

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