Shots Fired at Forestry Officer

police badge 1A 22-year-old Belizean Forestry Officer presently residing in Belize City reported that on Thursday morning, while walking on Antelope Street, he saw a man whom he knows for the past fifteen years, riding a  bicycle heading towards Central American Boulevard.

He stated that the person stared at him and laughed but then passed him. After passing him the person reportedly stopped and spoke with some persons inside a vehicle which was parked on Gibnut Street.

The Forestry officer then ran towards a relative’s house and while running he saw the person on bicycle riding towards him armed with a handgun. The cyclist fired several shots at the ranger.

Thankfully, he was not injured. Police are investigating.

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