Nation IN BRIEF : VIRGIN ISLANDS : 2 From S. Carolina Ambushed, Slain

From Times Staff and Wire Reports

Two South Carolina men were robbed and fatally shot in the third violent attack in St. Thomas on visitors from the U.S. mainland this year, police said. Dennis Bolin, 31, and Paul McFadden, 25, had just moved to the U.S. Virgin Islands from Smyrna, S.C., to take jobs at a construction company, relatives said. A third man, William Humphrey, 33, was shot in the arm and was to be flown to a South Carolina hospital. Police were still searching for the gunmen.

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