The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has reported that 44-year-old businessman Gabriel James has been charged with rape.
He was charged on four counts of that offence.
James has also been charged with one count of Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm and one count of Threat To Kill.
The police did not provide any further any information except that James will appear in court at the next available sitting.
The circumstances that led to these charges are not yet clear.
BVI News will provide additional details as it becomes available.
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