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WTJX NEWSFEED: March 5, 2024

Captured Suspect

On today's WTJX NewsFeed, after leading St. Thomas officers on a manhunt, Mohammad Salem, is now in custody for the stabbing death of his father. Port Authority Executive Director, Carlton Dowe, says the broken luggage belt at the Henry E. Rohlson airport on St. Croix is now temporarily fixed. The Department of Planning and Natural Resources is seeking community input on the restoration of Great Pond on St. Croix. Government House Director of Communications, Richard Motta, indicates that the territory’s finances remain a challenge. Listen to these stories and more.

Marcellina Ventura-Douglas is the Radio News Reporter for WTJX-FM, 93.1. Born and raised on St. Croix, Ventura-Douglas graduated from the University of the Virgin Islands, where she received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. While at UVI, she worked in the office of Senator Shawn-Michael Malone before beginning her career in radio. Ventura-Douglas fell in love with radio growing up, when she and her father would spend every morning and afternoon listening to local radio news legend, Alvin G. After leaving Senator Malone's office, she became the program director of Vivid Streaming. She then joined WTJX-TV, Channel 12 as a producer. Soon after, she was tapped to switch to WTJX-FM to present an evening news. She is passionate about bringing radio news to the Virgin Islands community through the WTJX NewsFeed, airing every weekday at 5:00pm on 93.1 FM and available online, on demand.<br/>Email:<br/>Phone: (340) 474-1682
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