15 year old shot in the back on Belize City street

In our evening newscast yesterday, we told you about a late evening shooting that happened in Belize city leaving a 15 year old injured. We did not reveal the name of the victim at the time to give the family time to be informed by the proper authorities. Today, we can report that the victim of yesterday’s shooting is 15 year old Kirk Broaster. The incident happened sometime around 4 p.m.  at the corner of Pickstock vlcsnap-4582-02-08-07h42m47s167Street and New Road where the teenager  was shot to the shoulder and back.  Police say  that Broaster was walking on Pickstock Street when two male persons on a motorcycle came from behind him and fired shots at him causing his injuries. Broaster remains at the K.H.M.H in a critical but stable condition. Police have since detained two men pending investigations.

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