16 year old shot in Roaring Creek Village

Belmopan Police are investigating a shooting incident involving a 16 year old boy who was shot in the abdomen. According to police reports, the teenage boy was inside a yard with a group of friends in the Roaring Creek village at around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday when the incident happened. He told police that he noticed a dark green car with heavy tinted windows parked about 100 yards from where they were. Soon thereafter, he saw a man, whom he describes being of Creole decent, come out of the vehicle with a gun in his hand. The gunman reportedly fired several shots in his direction one of which hit him in his abdomen. Police have recovered three 9-millimeter expended shells from the shooting scene.

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