Police update on Western Union robbery

A Western Union in Orange Walk was robbed of an undisclosed amount of money last week Thursday. Reports are that a dark complexion male armed with a firearm entered a Western Union business on Guadelupe Street in Orange Walk and demanded that the cashier hand over cash. ACP...

Martin Mendoza charged for Orange Walk robbery

Orange Walk police have arrested and charged one man in connection with the August 2nd aggravated robbery of Odettets Home Center. According to ACP Joseph Myvette, information received by the Police led them to conduct a search at the home of Martin Mendoza, which led to the...

CAUGHT SLEEPING

Police found three 12 gauge cartridges on a 24 year old Orange walk resident while he was sleeoing on the San Estevan Bridge. Reports are that sometime around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, 24 year old Johan Klassen was found sleeping on the San Estevan Bridge when Police conducted a...

16 year old reported missing

A 16 year old has been reported missing. On Tuesday July 31st, Maria Narciso Tun reported that her grandson, 16 year old Brian Gabriel Westby, an unemployed of Trial Farm Village, left home July 4th  to an unknown destination and has not returned home since. Brian Gabriel Westby...

ORANGE WALK HOME INVASION

The home of a Belizean missionary was burglarized by two armed men. According to reports, last week Thursday, 76 year old Tom Mckinney of Mile 15, San Antonio Road, Orange Walk was sleeping when he was awakened by his dogs barking around 1:30 a.m. Mckinney got out of his bed to...

TEENAGER DROWNS IN SAN ESTEVAN

A 19 year Honduran National drowned at the San Estevan Village Ferry in the Orange Walk District this afternoon. According to reports, sometime around midday today, 19 year old Melvin Omar Pineda Gutierrez went swimming at the ferry.  Gutierrez jumped into the river from the...

19 YEAR OLD STABBED IN ORANGE WALK

An Orange Walk resident has been admitted to the Northern Regional Hospital where he is being treated for a stab wound to the left side of the abdomen. 19 year old Manuel Ruiz told Police that he was walking an unnamed street in, San Jose Village, on Friday night, at about 8:30...

Orange Walk Hit and Run

An Orange Walk man is dead after a fatal hit on run on the San Estevan Road. Reports are that, 51 year old Melito Macario Medina was walking home on the San Estevan Road between 6pm and 7pm last night when he was hit from behind by an unknown vehicle. When police arrived on the...

No surprises in Orange Walk

While Belize City may have been a surprise victory, there was no surprise for the Blue party in Orange Walk as the PUP Mayor and his slate of Councilors were re elected. Mayor Kevin Bernard was once again victorious but this time, with a significant lead over his opponent....

Andy Rhaburn wanted for killing his mother

A man who killed his own mother this morning is on the run. Police have issued a Wanted Poster for 26 year old Andy Rhaburn after he hit his mother in her head with a crowbar. According to police reports,  sometime this morning, Tuesday January 16th, 2018,  Orange Walk Police...

Another body unearthed in Orange Walk

Reports coming in to Plusnews this evening is that another body is being unearthed in Orange Walk. The body is said to be in the same vicinity where the body of the elderly Ramon Cervantes was discovered this weekend. Information is sketchy at this time and we have called the...

Ramon Cervantes Sr. found dead in Orange Walk

Police in the northern town of Orange Walk are rounding up suspects in the murder of 71-year-old businessman and former politician Ramon Cervantes, Sr. Cervantes was laid to rest late on Sunday after his body was found on an abandoned farm on the road to Honey Camp Lagoon, six...