43 year old Emerson Sheppard, a resident of Armenia Village, was beaten and robbed around 7 o’clock on New Year’s night. Sheppard was at the bus stop near the roundabout on the Hummingbird Highway in Belmopan waiting for the bus,
Emerson Sheppard: I went to look for my family in Camalote but when I was coming back home I stood by the junction to wait for the bus but by the time I saw like four guys coming and they just start to beat me. Some Spanish guys. They were on a bike and they just start to beat me. I picked myself up and ran. Well I got hit on my hand, my left hand. My hand is swollen. My back has bruises and my injured foot has a bruise too.