Burglar Caught on Video, Detained by Citizen

34-year-old Cleveland Barrington May Jr., of Far West Street, Belize City, was arrested for the crime of Burglary, after he was caught on camera robbing a Belize City business.

The business manager of New Fortune Restaurant on East Collect Canal, Belize City, was inside his restaurant at 8 pm on March 1.  He was actually inside his office at the restaurant, viewing the cameras, when he saw a man enter the New Fortune Restaurant and go behind the cashier section. The man stole from the cash box the sum of $250.00. The man then ran out of the restaurant and the business manager set chase after him and caught him.

Cleveland May was subdued and handed over to police who arrived a few minutes later.

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