Police are looking for 25 year old inmate Emmanuel Willoughby Jr., who escaped from the Belize Central Prison on Saturday December 13th.
The Belize Kolbe Foundation sent out a press release On Monday saying that around 3 a.m., Willoughby successfully managed to cut a hole in his cell door which allowed him to escape out of his cell.
In 2012, Emmanuel Willoughby Jr was convicted for possession of unlicensed firearm and was serving 5 years in prison. He was scheduled to be released on December 11th, 2017.
Willoughby is also believed to be associated with the Jerusalem Gang.
Of note is that his brother, Julian Willoughby was murdered in Belize City in May earlier this year.
Information is that Emmanuel Willoughby’s immediate relatives are in Libertad, Belize City, and Georgeville, Cayo.