Two men shot in Belize City on Sunday night

Two men are fortunate to be alive after they were shot at on Sunday night. The shooting also took place shortly before 11:30 in the old capital, on Central American Boulevard.  Initial investigation revealed that an eighteen year old and a 26 year old were riding on the boulevard, heading in the direction of the Port Authority and upon reaching in front of Kings Store, they heard what sounded like gunshots. The teen felt a burning sensation on his left ankle and the left side of his buttocks, while his companion felt a burning sensation to the right side of his  abdomen and right calf . They had been shot. The 26 year old was admitted to the KHMH in a stable condition and the 18 year old was treated and released. Police have since detained one man as investigations continue.

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