The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) is probing a stabbing incident that unfolded at His Majesty’s Prison on Sunday, May 12.

According to initial reports, the altercation resulted in one prisoner sustaining injuries and requiring immediate medical attention. The wounded individual whose name is yet to be released, was swiftly transported to the Dr. Orlando Smith Hospital for treatment.

In the aftermath of the incident, law enforcement swiftly apprehended another individual believed to be connected to the altercation. The suspect was subsequently taken into custody and escorted to the Road Town Police Station for further questioning.

As the investigation progresses, authorities are urging anyone with pertinent information to come forward and assist with inquiries.

The circumstances surrounding the altercation and the events leading up to the stabbing remain under investigation. Authorities have assured the public that more details will be provided as the investigation unfolds.

Further updates on the investigation will be provided as they become available.