Teenagers Charged for Robbery

vlcsnap-2014-06-11-20h37m29s59Delwyn Tun, a Belizean of San Joaquin Village, Corozal District, reported that on Saturday the 7th June 2014 about 10:00pm, he had a few drinks at a bar and at about midnight, he headed home on his bicycle.

When he reached near the BTL tower towards the Phillip Goldson highway he was attacked by two young men who were inside the same bar that Tun had just left.  He recognized one of them to be a 17 year old minor and the other one was known to him as Alex Sutherland.

Sutherland and the minor allegedly punched Tun  to his face, causing him to fall to the ground. They then robbed him of a silver ring , silver chain and a silver bracelet, all to a total value of BZ$185.00.

Police recovered the ring and bracelet and the 17 year old minor from Calcutta was arrested and charged for robbery and harm in the presence of his parents and 18 year old Alexander Sutherland was similarly arrested and charged for the same crimes.

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