Emerson Talbert shot while playing video games

Another Belize City man is dead as a result of gun violence. 22 year old Emerson Talbert was at a friend’s house on Cemetery Lane on Sunday sometime around midnight. They were playing video games when a male person showed up and shot Talbert in the neck. Police told us more. ASP...

Two injured in home invasion in Belize City

Two persons received injuries in a home invasion in Belize City. 37 year old Kenrick Sanchez, a Belizean carpenter of a Lakeview Street address, was at  home on Saturday afternoon with friends. According to police reports, two male persons, one of whom was armed with a firearm,...

Home invasion and robbery in PG

There was also an aggravated burglary in Punta Gorda on Sunday. Police told us more. Joseph Myvette, National Crimes Investigation Branch: On yesterday’s date shortly after 10:30am police responded to the home of Garrely Caps, a 77 year old retired American, at 4 miles on the...

Bus driver maimed; passengers mum

A resident of Armenia village lost his right eye when an unknown passenger in his bus chopped him. Police told us more. Joseph Myvette, National Crimes Investigation Branch: Yes, on Thursday 5th July shortly after 4pm, police responded to an information in Armenia village. Where...

Huge stash of weed and guns found in Chan Chen Village

During an operation in Chan Chen Village in the Corozal district,on Sunday evening, police made a huge discovery of over 35 thousand grams of cannabis and enough gun power to light up a city. ASP Joseph Myvette told us more. Joseph Myvette, National Crimes Investigation Branch:...

CROWFOOTED ASSETS RETURNS TO SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN BELMOPAN

This afternoon a small fleet of vehicles headed from Belize City and rolled into Belmopan… but this was not a delivery of brand new vehicles to government… this was the court returning Crowfooted vehicles , office furniture and computers to Belize Waste management,...

Explosion at Belize City house

Information is still sketchy at this time but reports of an explosion at a home in Belize City have been received. The explosion happened sometime before 5 o’clock this evening at a residence located at the corner of Mahogany and Mopan Streets in Belize City. We do not know the...

Three arrested for San Pedro shooting and robbery

Last week Thursday we told you of the shooting and robbery of retired American national Cliff Kirk. The 60 year old  lives at a remote home at10 and a half miles north of San Pedro Town. On Thursday morning at around 11:30,  Kirk was walking down the stairs of his secluded home...

Jason Sutherland’s murder suspect arrested

Police have also made an arrest in the shooting death of 29 year old Jason Sutherland who was killed at the corner of Fabers Road and Central American Boulevard on May 3rd.  ASP Alejandro Cowo, Head of N.C.I.B.: Yesterday, police arrested and charged a male person by the name of...

Two arrested in connection to restaurant robbery

There was a robbery in Belize City at New Fortune Restaurant the corner of King Street and East Collet Canal. It happened on Thursday July 5th sometime around 10 p.m. The owner of the business, 54 year old Xinhui Zhang was inside his establishment when three male persons entered;...

Arthur Saldivar applying for Standard Bearer Again

Arthur Saldivar will be sending in his Standard Bearer application for the People’s United Party in Belmopan, yet again. After filing for an injunction in court to stop the PUP’s Belmopan Convention which was to be held on Sunday July 1st, Arthur Saldivar was given a second...

Camalote Road Development Inconvenience

Recent Highway developments on the George Price highway in the Cayo District has been causing problems for Villagers living along the highway. Plus News received several complaints over the past week from villagers residing in Camalote Village. According to villagers, the...

WRH inaugurates new accident and Emergency area

The Western Regional Hospital Inaugurated an expansion to its building which will be used as the new Accident and Emergency Area. The expansion was constructed under the Beyond the Horizon Project, which is a partnership between The United States Southern Command, The U.S. Army...

U.S Embassy Charge De Affairs Parting Words

Belize will be receiving a newly assigned Charge’ D’ Affairs. The U. S. Embassy’s Charge’ D Affiars Adrienne Galanek will be succeeded in a few days after serving in Belize for 3 years. This morning, Galanek was a guest on our Rise and Shine Morning Show, where she the hosts...

Four new Ambassadors to Belize

Four ambassadors presented their Letters of Credence today, July 9th, to the Governor General of Belize H.E. Sir Colville Young at the Belize House in Belmopan. H.E. Mrs. Rut Krüger Giverin, Ambassador of Norway; H.E. Ms. Rommanee Kananurak, Ambassador of Thailand; H.E. Mr. José...