No arrests in San Pedro arson so far

Last weekend’s San Pedro inferno which left several houses damaged and over 80 persons displaced, was a confirmed case of arson. Today, Inspector Alejandro Cowo told the media that fire officials have confirmed that someone did set the first house on fire in the area. He added...

San Pedro Area Rep promises new firefighting equipment once again

In the aftermath of San Pedro’s tragic weekend fire which destroyed a total of 10 homes, over 80 persons were left displaced. Those families have since been provided with food, shelter and clothing from various entities, including N.E.M.O, NGO’s and business owners. San Pedro’s...

Another massive San Pedro fire

Fires continue to plaque the Island of San Pedro. Over 65 persons were displaced early Saturday morning after firefighters fought an inferno on the island for over 3 hours. This morning, Inspector Alejandro Cowo confirmed that 10 structures were destroyed and a total of 68...

Arson suspected in Monday fire in Belize City

There was another house fire where arson is suspected. This one happened in Belize City on Monday . Superintendent Alejandro Cowo tells us more.  ASP Alejandro Cowo, O.C. of N.C.I.B.: Police personnel and Fire Department personnel responded to #32 Tea Street, where upon arrival...

FAMILY LOSE HOUSE TO FIRE

A wooden home on Freedom Street in Belize City caught fire on Saturday evening. According to reports, 32 year old Alicia Usher told police that about 5:40 p.m on Saturday, she was alerted that her house was on fire. When Usher made checks, she saw here room totally engulfed in...

DEADLY FIRE KILLS

We begin our News Cast tonight with a very heart breaking story coming out of San Pedro. Four persons were burnt to death in an early morning fire on the Island of San Pedro. According to reports, the fire started around 3:30 a.m. in the Escalante subdivision of San Pedro. And,...

Attempted arson of Santa Elena Tortilla factory

Has the corn tortilla market become explosively competitive? That is one angle being looked at as there was an attempted  arson of a Tortilla factory in Santa Elena Town on Wednesday morning. According to reports, sometime around 4 a.m. on Wednesdy May 30th, someone threw...

House Fire In Dangriga

A Dangriga resident lost his house to fire over the weekend. Crescencio Ramos reported to police that he was at work around 10. a.m on Saturday morning when he was informed that his house situated on Nurse Thompson Street in Dangriga Town was on fire. He reported that upon making...

Fire in Santa Cruz

An early Monday morning fire in Santa Cruz Village destroyed a small wooden home. According to Police, Belizean Security Guard Edward Mendez reported that around 5pm on Sunday evening he left the house and headed to work in Placencia Village. At around 1:00 am the next morning,...

Fire leaves family of 8 homeless

There was another house fire in Belize city last night. It happened sometime around 9 at house No.26 at the Corner of Curassow and Gibnut Street.  A plycem house measuring 15 feet by 20 feet which was occupied by Monique Dawson, and seven other family members, was totally...

Fire destroys homes in Belize City

There was a Belize City Fire that destroyed two buildings. The fire started on the lower flat of a house at  No.20 Fredrick Alley.  The two story wooden structure is the property of Michael Rosado. The fire expanded and damaged another  two story structure belonging to 68 year...

CITO says Not a fire; just a drill

This evening, PlusTV received calls that there appeared to be a fire at the Central Information Technology Office building, also known as CITO. When our camera got there, indeed there was a fire truck, police vehicle, and traffic personnel as well, but no sign of a fire.  We were...