“Hard Rock” gunned down in Belize City

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Last night, another man was shot and killed in Belize City. Reports are that shots rang out on Central American Boulevard and when it subsided , 42-year-old Andrew Ian Bennett, A.K.A. “Hard Rock” was dead. According to police reports, at approximately 7:43 p.m. last night,...

Church of the Nazarene calls charges against Pastor Wade “unacceptable”

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The Church of the Nazarene  issued a press release this evening saying that it “….finds the charges made against Pastor Louis Wade Jr. totally unacceptable.” Those charges, as you may be aware, were made by the son of Minister of Works Rene Montero after Wade was conducting...

Pastor Scott Stirm spoke to witness in Pastor Wade’s case

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As we have reported before, Pastor Wade went to follow a story in San Ignacio almost 6 months ago where he alleges that he was almost run over by a red vehicle while videoing a newly built stadium. Wade showed the footage of that assault on his Rise and Shine program the...

Woman dies after being attacked by bees

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A woman was attacked and killed by Killer bees. Yesterday, 60-year-old Cruz Raquel Chan of San Ignacio Town was on her way to pick up her son from Arms of Love Primary School in the Kontiki area of San Ignacio when she was attacked by a swarm of bees. As a result, Chan succumbed...

Police Ballistic Examiner awaiting verdict in abetment to pervert justice case

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In January 2016, Orlando Vera, Police Ballistic Examiner, was charged with the offense of abetment to pervert the course of justice. Allegations are that Vera offered to assist Belmopan Businessman, Michael Moderi, who had a gun case pending before the court, by tampering with...

Couple on remand after allegedly attacking ex boyfriend

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A well known George Street figure and his girlfriend will be spending  their second night on remand at the Belize Central Prison after they were denied bail following charges of aggravated burglary .   26 year old Nicoli Rhysand  28 year old Ester Garcia appeared before Senior...

$3,000 fine for stealing 11 flat screen televisions

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After one week on remand at the Belize Central Prison, 29 year old Belize City resident, Justin Longsworth was slapped on the wrist with a fine of $3,000 for stealing 11 flat screen televisions. Longsworth was found guilty of stealing the 49 inch flat screen television sets which...

Kremandala Chairman condemns assault on the media by UDP operatives

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The disgraceful behavior of UDP operatives at the National Assembly Building last week Wednesday, continues to be fodder for national discourse on the morning airwaves. With the Mace bearer stoning PlustV’s cameraman and threatening others, while assaulting Krem’s journalist, the...

Voice workshop

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In 2006, Voice was formed after the National Council on Ageing held a 2-Day Workshop entitled “Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of Older Persons in Belize”. The branch of the  National Council on Ageing is for older people, by older  people to address concerns unique to that...

DPM and high level delegation in Cuba

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Deputy Prime Minister Patrick Faber and a delegation are in Havana, Cuba and are returning tomorrow.  The delegation meets  with the  Cuban Vice President and other  Ministers of  governemtn including the Minister Education and Culture. The discussions are on culture, sports,...

Belizean fatally stabbed in his neighborhood in Chicago

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“A 35-year-old Jermaine James a Belizean living in Chicago was fatally wounded on Sunday night. James was not too far from home when he met his demised. Chicago police said that the incident occurred just before midnight on Sunday in the Chatman neighborhood.  On 79th Street,...

Media Wants YELLOWMAN Banned from Senate Gallery

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Earlier today,  Alberto August, the Chairman of the United Democratic Party (UDP) apologized to the media for the assault by House Mase Bearer, Brian “Yellowman” Audinett on the media which occurred immediately following the suspension of last week’s senate hearing on immigration...

Evangelical Churches back Wade’s Version of events

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The National Evangelical Association of Belize which represents over 250 churches across the Nation of Belize has issued a scalding press release directed at the Belize Police Department. The release is based on the incident involving Pastor Louis Wade Jr, PlusTV’s Managing...

Jose Gutierrez drowns over the weekend in the Colorado Lagoon

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On Sunday, 26-year-old Jose Alberto Gutierrez, a Salvadoran farmer, body was found floating down the Colorado lagoon in the Valley of Peace village. The Colorado lagoon is found between Valley of Peace and the sprawling Santender Property.   Plusnews spoke with the Chairman of...

23 year old Denia Zelaya drowns at Black Howler Evolution Tour’s

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And there is another drowning to report over the long weekend.  On Monday afternoon, Dion Bellini who is a police officer,  and his lover, 23-year-old Denia Zelaya left to have a fun-filled afternoon swimming at Black Howler Evolution Tour’s situated in Bermudian Landing village...