16 year old charged for death of Shakira Villanueva

Police have formally arrested and charged a 16 year old minor in the death of Shakira Villanueva.  Villanueva was knocked down in the village of Guinea Grass in the Orange Walk district on Wednesday, January 3rd. She died 5 days later. Today, Police say that the 16 year old boy was charged for the Crimes of Manslaughter by Negligence, Causing Death by Careless conduct, Driving without due care and attention, and  Driving a Motor Vehicle without a valid driver’s license.  He was arraigned at the Orange Walk Magistrates court and offered bail in the sum of $6000.00 which he met. He is to return to court on March 19, 2018.vlcsnap-2018-01-12-15h46m14s728

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