Kent Dyer accuses 40 year old maintenance worker of Ladyville, Belize District, Albert Wright, of deceptively obtaining money from him to buy a vehicle on his behalf which has not materialized.
According to Mr Dyer, between November 21 and December 8, he gave Mr Wright $3,800, then $3,600 and finally $400, a total value of $7,800, to buy the vehicle, but has yet to receive it.
According to Kent Dyer he has tried to reach Albert Wright by telephone and text messages, to no avail.
Albert Wright appeared in court on a charge of obtaining property by deception and was offered bail of $5,000. He returns to Senior Magistrate Sharon Frazer’s court on February 3.