Maxwell Samuels died today at the age of 74. Samuels was a former commissioner of Police, the first Compol after Belize’s independence and he was a former member of the House of Representatives under the PUP for Belize Rural Central. He was Minister of Transport, Public Utilities and Communications.
Samuels passed away today at around 4 p.m. He reportedly had health issues over the past week and was in an induced coma at Belize Health care partners where he died.