Belizean killed in Melchor

32 year old Samuel Sosa of Benque Viejo Town was  shot and killed in Melchor de Mencos on Monday night. Sosa was socialising at a bar in the neighboring municipality sometime after 10 o’clock last night. Images released on social media show Sosa laying in a pool of blood. It...

 Stove blows up; BDF soldier dies

A BDF soldier is dead after his stove blew up on him. On Saturday 10th February, 27 year old Rodolfo Martinez , BDF soldier of Bigfalls Village Toledo District, was fixing his stove when it blew up. Apparently there was a leak in the hose leading to the gas tank. Martinez was...

Belize City Man shot in the thigh

There was another shooting in Belize City last night. Sometime before 8:30, shots rang in the area of Queen Charlotte. 24 year old  Tyrone Guy, a Belizean Fisherman, had  been shot to the left calf. According to police reports, Guy was at a residence at the Corner of Waight and...

Tyree Gentle busted wit gun and ammo

On February 12th at about 8:54 p.m., Police were in the process of responding to a report in the area of Queen Charlotte when they observed a male person throwing an object in the area of Racecourse Street. Police say they checked and found a 9 mm pistol with 10 live rounds of...

Two arraigned for beating and robbing motorcycle driver

Two persons were arraigned this morning on charges of robbery and wounding after an Office Assistant was hit off his bicycle and badly beaten by the duo. The 21 year old victim, Kadeem Vaughn, identified his attackers  as  30-year-old Nigel Castillo and 20-year-old Joseph Babb. ...

Orange Walk Town council rehabilitates Police substation

 The police substation in Orange Walk had not been in operation for a while. The Orange Walk Town Council and Mayor Kevin Bernard, approached several businesses to join together to see the substation rehabilitated due to an increase of crime in the area.  Today, a small ceremony...

PUP Chairman bashes four year contracts left by Darrel Bradley

Belize City Mayor Darrel Bradley is on his last in his capacity of Mayor with Municipal elections a few weeks away.  Bradley has recently come under fire for having signed a four year contract renewal for Candice Burke to remain city administrator. This will ensure that Miller...

DPM Faber’s comments criticized by PUP Chairman

And speaking of Municipal elections, there are 67 seats being vied for across the nation. The campaigning is in full swing and nomination day is only a couple weeks away, to be held on February 21st. Last Thursday, the United Democratic Party launched its UDP Manifesto where...