Reanard Ferguson charged for murder of Samuel Cosme

Police have arrested and charged 33 year old ReanardRandey Ferguson, a Belizean unemployed of Neal Penn Road Extension Belize City, for the crime of murder. This is in connection with the stabbing death of  Samuel Elias ZelayaCosme. Earlier this week, police found the body of...

Police detain one in 3 year old’s shooting

Over the past week, two shooting incidents occurred on Gill Street in the Fabers Road area. One of those shootings resulted in the death of 3 year old baby Ettana Bennet. Over the past several days, police have increased their presence in the area, with at least one additional...

Police meet resistance in detaining Brian Brown

Belize City Police conducted an operation at the house of 41 year old Brian Brown on Jimmy Dyer Avenue earlier today in an effort to detain him. The operation however, was not a smooth one.  Police officers were met by individuals throwing bottles in their direction,  in an...

One person detained in Eric Tillett shooting

Police have detained one person in the attempted murder of Eric Tillett. As we reported, sometime before 8:30 on Tuesday night, 26 year old Eric Tillett, a Belizean construction worker of Belize City, was shot to the left foot. Today, police updated on their investigation into...

Taxi turf tensions lead to chopping

58 year old taxi driver Gerald Lewis was chopped on Tuesday when he got into an altercation with 40 year taxi driver old Cecil Buckley. Lewis survived and police say they are making preparations to charge Buckley. ASP.  Alejandro Cowo, Head of NCIB: He was Mr. Gerard Lewis, he...

Another case of “Fish Kill” in San Pedro

Hundreds of dead fish were seen this morning floating above huge piles of sargassum seaweed along the beaches of San Pedro Ambergris Caye. The phenomenon, known as “fish kill”, is as a result of several factors including low concentrations of dissolved oxygen in the water. A...

Works halted on Refugee Facility in Benque

Plus News has been reliably informed that the BenqueVeijo Town Council, in partnership with the Help for Progress Organization, was undergoing the development of a Refugee Facility in BenqueVeijo town; that is until they reportedly received a stop order from the office of the...

Brothers perish in traffic accident; still no clue who driver was

Last night we told you about the death of  two brothers who died as a result of a traffic accident in the Toledo District. The brothers were identified as 28 year old Jaime Archer and 27 year old Antony Archer.  Today, ACP Joseph Myvette told the media that police are still...

Police chase would be criminal; obtain gun

Police were able to take another gun off the streets of Belize City today, and this time they might have also prevented a planned criminal act from occurring. According to Deputy Commander Chester Williams, police officers were patrolling Albert Street this morning when they...

AG’S eyes on Port Loyola

Attorney General Michael Peyreffitte is once again throwing his hat ito the political ring. General elections are to take place in 2020 and Anthony Boots Martinez has already indicated that he will not be seeking re-election. That means that the Port Loyola constitution is up for...

CDF’s new sign at Belmopan stop light

While driving by the Belmopan stop light intersection, drivers and pedestrians alike will be able to catch a glimpse of the new Child Development Foundation sign. This morning, CDF unveiled the new sign in commemoration of the over 270 female students that their ‘Rise Girl Club...

Garden City primary summer program closes with awards

Not too far from where the new CDF sign is now located in Belmopan , the Belmopan Garden City Primary School held a closing ceremony for their Math, Literacy and Programming summer program. The program began on the 9th of July and came to an end today.  We spoke to the Principal...

54th Annual Meeting of the Caribbean Food Crops Society

Belize is the currently hosting leaders in the field of Agriculture from over 15 different Caribbean countries, for the 54th Annual Meeting of the Caribbean Food Crops Society. The annual meeting, which was held in Belize City yesterday, was organized by the Caribbean Food Crops...