Hotel owner charged for wounding

A Corozal businessman has been charged, after he reportedly shot a man who was urinating near his hotel. 27 year old Francisco Castaneda told Police that around 2am Sunday morning, he went to urinate in an open lot beside the Sea Breeze Hotel, when he heard a loud bang. He said he saw owner Gwyn Lawrence standing on the verandah of the hotel with what looked like a rifle. He then realized he had been shot on his left lower arm. Police have since arrested the 63 year old and charged him for the crime of wounding.

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