There was another report of a chopping incident which occurred in the Salvapan Area of Belmopan.
According to reports, at about 10:45 pm on Saturday, 21 year old Edel Diaz, a Belizean Warehouse Assistant of Salvapan, was reportedly socializing with some friends at a bar located on Cemetery Road, when he was approached by a man identified as Clifford Alvarado who had a machete.
Mr Alvarado inflicted a chop wound to Mr Diaz’ left index finger almost amputating it.
Edel Diaz was transported to the Western Regional Hospital, and later released.
Belmopan Police have since charged 24 year old Clifford Alvarado of Belmopan with Maim.