Suspect in Omar Baharona’s murder detained

Belmopan Police say they have a suspect in custody in relation to the murder of 21-year-old Omar Barahona.  As we reported, Barahona was shot and killed in Cotton Tree Village on Saturday night as he and friends socialized outside a house party. , That  party was in honor of Barahona who was heading off for a new job and a new life in the United States. Barahona was shot multiple times and died on the spot while his friend, 20-year-old Devon Brooks, was shot to the leg.  The gunman just walked up to the friends and opened fire. Police say they believe that it is a case of mistaken identity. The suspect was taken into the Belmopan police station this evening where he is being questioned. No charges have been levied as yet.vlcsnap-2017-06-13-10h30m13s981 vlcsnap-2017-06-13-10h30m38s404

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