Discover God’s plan for you

Our verse for this week is taken from Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. “

Commercial agreement held up by interim injunction

The, Belize Sugar Industries Limited (BSI) and the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association (BSCFA) are closer to signing the Commercial Agreement and opening the crop season for 2014-2015 than they have ever been. In fact, it was scheduled to be signed Tuesday, but it appears to be...

Elderly man’s throat slit in his home

There was a murder in Dangriga and a 72 year old man was the victim; his throat slashed in his home. Harry Arzu reports. . Harry Arzu –  Dangriga Correspondent “Just  when Christmas cheers were being exchanged here over the holidays, with police presence visible in...

Woman raped at knife point

A woman was reportedly raped on Boxing Day in Belize City. The 22-year-old woman of Belize City reported that on December 26, at about 12:00 a.m., she was walking on Antelope Street Extension heading home, when she felt someone grab her hair. She says it was a man of dark...

Man dies in Belize City as family vacations in Guatemala

On Monday afternoon, just before 1:00 p.m., Belize City police were called to a residence on Eve Street, where they recovered a lifeless human body, which appeared to be decomposed. A person on the scene familiar with the area told us anonymously that the residents of the...

Christmas Day stabbing

A man was stabbed on Christmas Day. 28-year-old Fernando Madrill, a Belizean Fisherman of Belize City, was stabbed to the right side of the back. According to police reports, their initial investigations revealed that at 11:00a.m., Mr Madrill was standing in front of a house on...

Student accused of stabbing friend

Police have laid charges of attempted murder, dangerous harm and use of deadly means of harm against 20 year old student Musa Smith of Kraal Road, Belize City. According to 28 year old Tyrone Scott, on December 21, around 4:15 p.m., he went to Musa Smith’s house to drop off...

Two men sought in robbery

Police say they are looking for two men who robbed a 23 year old man. The victim told police that on Boxing Day he was walking alone on New Road, Belize City, just pass Rhaburn’s Alley, when he was approached by two men on bicycles, whom he immediately recognized as his previous...

17 year old robbed and threatened with death

A 17 years old Belizean cane cutter of Patchakan Village reported that on Thursday December 25, 2014, about 9:10pm, he was going home when he was approached by two men whom he knows. One had a knife and they held him up and took away a silver chain valued at BZ$150 and BZ$100...

13 year old reported missing

Santos Moralez, a Naturalized Belizean of San Roman Village, Corozal District, reported that on December 18 at about 8:30pm, her 13 year old daughter Alice Rodriquez, went to visit her older sister in San Narciso Village, Corozal District. The following day, the mother was...

Road Traffic Accident on Burrell Boom Road

There was a road traffic accident on the Burrell Boom Road on Boxing Day. The incident happened after 8 p.m. when a red Saturn Vue overturned in some bushes on the left- hand side of the road and received extensive damages to its front portion. The vehicle was being driven by...

Lovers’ quarrel leads to crack cocaine charge

Police were called to respond to a domestic dispute on New Road on Boxing Day, but ended up arresting the two disputants and a friend of theirs for a different offense. 21 year old Elmarose Cabral called police after a dispute with her boyfriend, 39 year old Kevin Pandy, at their...

Teenage maid accused of stealing from employer

While the victim says she does not want to pursue the matter further, police have charged a Belize City teenager with theft of over $11,000 in jewelry from her employer, discovered on Boxing Day. The accused is now in jail after being unable to meet bail, due to outstanding court...

Visiting uncle detained for sexually molesting niece

A 27 year Belizean of Corozal Town reported that she was talking to her 7 year old daughter when she began to cry. The child then told her mother that her uncle who went to stay with them for the holidays had several times been touching her on her private parts, from Friday 26th...

Orange Walk business burglarized on Christmas

42-year-old Liqun Quin, a Chinese businesswoman of San Andres Street, Orange Walk Town, reported that between the hours of 11:30p.m. on December 25  and 8:30a.m. on December 26, her business place.  Le Chen Restaurant, was burglarized. The culprits  stole two television sets and...
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