Five persons have been reported missing — three from Belmopan, one from Mafredi, Toledo, and one from Belize City.
Missing from Belmopan are Touri Conorque, 13, a student who failed to return home from school yesterday; Izidoro Zacharias, 52, who went out on Friday and failed to return, and Ami Polanco, 15, a student who left home to go to school about 7:00 yesterday morning and has not yet returned.
Missing from Mafredi, Toledo, is Rosas Tobar, whose 15-year-old daughter reported her missing to police.
In Belize City, Alex Myers remains missing since Wednesday, March 12.
About 4:30 this afternoon, Markeisha Thomas of Sapodilla Street, Belmopan, told police that her daughter, Touri Conorque, 13, did not return from school at the time she usually does. She has not been seen nor heard from since. Conorque is of brown complexion, is 5 feet 5 inches in height and weighs 110 pounds; she is slimly built, has brown eyes and was last seen wearing her school uniform, which is a light brown blouse and khaki brown jumper. At about 5:30 yesterday evening, Maribel Bolon of Garza Street, Belmopan , went to police and reported that her brother, Izidoro Zacharias, 52, left home about 5:00 Friday evening and since then, she has not seen nor heard from him. Zacharias is a resident of Brazil Street, Salvapan. He is of fair complexion, is 5 feet 6 inches tall, is slimly built, has dark eyes, and his top front teeth are missing.
Also at about 5:45 yesterday evening, Noemi Polanco of St. Luke Street, Belmopan ,visited police and reported that at 7:00 yesterday morning her daughter, Ami Rosani Polanco, 15, a 3rd form student, left home en route to school and has not returned home since.
Polanco is of fair complexion, is 5 feet tall, and has short, curly hair.
About 3:00 Monday afternoon, Maritza Tobar, 15, of Mafredi, Toledo, went to the Punta Gorda police and reported that at about 3:00 Sunday evening, her mother, Rosa Tobar, also of Mafredi, left her house on her way to an unknown destination and up to the time of making the report, she has not been seen nor heard from.
Rosa Tobar is of Mestizo descent, has long black hair, is stoutly built and has a mole under her left eye. She was last seen wearing a yellow blouse, a blue jeans skirt and a pair of black slippers.
Alexander Myers, 32, left his house on Vernon Street on Wednesday, March 12, and since then he has not been seen or heard from.
The families of the missing persons are very worried about them. Anyone who sees or knows of their whereabouts is urged to call the Belmopan Police Station, or 0800 922 TIPS, or the nearest police station.