Minors detained in San Pedro Shooting

Two minors have been detained in connection to a shooting incident that occurred on Monday night on the island of Ambergris Caye. 

According to police reports, on February 9, sometime around 8:30p.m., 32-year-old  Kareem Eagan of San Pedrito Area, San Pedro Town, was shot to the foot. The incident happened at Lopez’ s Apartments.

Two Hispanic men, dressed in dark clothing with hooded jackets, ran into the yard of Lopez’s Apartments and fired several shots injuring Kareem Eagan who was seated inside his room. One of the bullets hit Eagan to his right foot just above his ankle.

During the shooting, a Green RAV-4 S.U.V belonging to 34-year-old Hilberto Lopez of D.F.C area, San Pedro Town, which was parked in front of the Lopez Apartment building, received a bullet hole to its fender.

Police detained the two minors pending an investigation.

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