Nude unidentified male body found floating in river

San Ignacio police are investigating what appears to be another homicide.  On Tuesday 8th December  at about 8:45pm, police were informed of a body found in Spanish Lookout, Cayo District, in an area known as the Mennonite Beach area.  About 1 mile from Ant Trial road on a feeder road that leads to the Belize old river,  the lifeless body of a Hispanic descent male person in an advanced state of decomposition was found. It was in the water near the edge of the river completely nude. Police say there was an open wound to the left side of the man’s head near his ear and a bloody blue shirt with two holes in it was also found near the body. The male person appears to be in his early forties but he had no identification on or near him. The body is presently being guarded until a post mortem examination is conducted. WE’ll have more ont his story in tomorrow’s newscast.

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