Third person charged in Coast Guard’s murder

San Ignacio police have made a third arrest in the murder of Coast Guard Aurelio Montero who was found badly beaten at the Welcome Center in San Ignacio two weeks ago. The seaman eventually died from his injuries.  A minor and another man were charged with the murder on April 14 and arraigned in the San Ignacio magistrate’s court. The accused are 21 year old Windel Abando, a Belizean construction worker of San Ignacio and a minor.  Police said they were looking for a third suspect and that man turned himself into police yesterday. He is 23-year-old Saul Geovanni Ortiz of San Ignacio Town. He joins the other two accused on remand after he was arraigned on the charge of murder.vlcsnap-2015-04-13-09h13m46s6

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