Fisherman shot dead in Belize City

vlcsnap-2013-04-02-21h24m44s185His family is not talking, but Police have confirmed that 28 year old Michael Anthony Heusner, a fisherman of Courtenay Crescent, was shot Monday night while walking on Mahogany Street. Police say that around 7:25 p.m. on April 1, Heusner was coming from the direction of Mopan Street heading toward Sarstoon Street when two men on separate bicycles rode up from behind him. One of them pulled out a firearm and shot at him several times, causing multiple gunshot wounds to the head and body. Heusner was pronounced dead on arrival at the KHMH and Police recovered six 40 caliber Smith and Wesson brand expended shells from the scene. A post-mortem examination is scheduled.

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