Two men shot in Belize city, one dead, other recovering

On Sunday March 1, more shots were fired in Belize City after 11 PM.  The incident happened on Periwinkle Street, where 24-year-old Michael Welch of Maxboro Area Sand Hill Village and 24-year-old Kingsly Morrison, of Periwinkle Street were socializing when they were approached by two men who fired several shots in their direction.


Welch-Murder0003-300x225Michael Welch received multiple gunshot injuries.


Welch-Murder0005-150x150Kingsly Morrison received gunshot injuries to the upper right shoulder.

Both Michael Welch and Kingsly Morrison were transported to the K.H.M.H where Michael Welch succumbed to his injuries at 11:50p.m.

Kingsly Morrison is listed in a stable condition.

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