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Artists to protest Israeli training of Belize police

Artists to protest Israeli training of Belize police

In a letter to PM Barrow and “all Belizean leaders,” the group said that “when the Israelis trained the Guatemalan Armed Forces, they told them to ‘treat the Indians like we treat the Palestinians.’” BELIZE CITY, [...]

Fake students rob Tony’s Store on Daly Street

Fake students rob Tony’s Store on Daly Street

First we had fake cops, then fake security guards, now fake students BELIZE CITY, Thurs. June 21, 2018– A cashier at Tony’s Store, located on Daly Street, was held up and robbed by three teenagers dressed [...]

Dwayne Davis, 37, gets 14 years for manslaughter

Dwayne Davis, 37, gets 14 years for manslaughter

He pleaded guilty to killing Dr. Ivan Garcia BELIZE CITY, Wed. June 20, 2018– Dwayne Davis, 37, who was initially charged with the June 17, 2012 murder of Guatemalan medical doctor Ivan Garcia, but pleaded guilty [...]

Accused murderer given bail after being remanded for over 7 years

Accused murderer given bail after being remanded for over 7 years

BELIZE CITY, Wed. June 20, 2018– Matthew Moore, 27, has been on remand since March 2011 for the murder of Andrew Moses, 29, which occurred on March 10 of that same year. Reports were that Moses [...]

Lightning kills Mennonite Jacob Weibe, 22

Lightning kills Mennonite Jacob Weibe, 22

SHIPYARD, Orange Walk District, Sun. June 17, 2018– At about 10:30 Saturday morning, a freak accident resulted in the death of Jacob Weibe, 22, a Mennonite laborer of Shipyard. Weibe was struck by a lightning bolt [...]

Girl, 6, fatally shot with stepfather’s gun

Girl, 6, fatally shot with stepfather’s gun

Police are not sure how she was shot, because other siblings were in the house SAN PEDRO, Ambergris Caye, Mon. June 18, 2018– This morning, disturbing reports of a minor being shot in San Pedro began [...]

Senator Paul Thompson is standard bearer for Albert

Senator Paul Thompson is standard bearer for Albert

Senator Thompson beat back challenge from Senator Valerie Woods BELIZE CITY, Sun. June 17, 2018– Perhaps one of the most hotly contested constituency battles within the Opposition People’s United Party (PUP) took place within the Albert [...]

Farmer missing in San Narciso

Farmer missing in San Narciso

He may have been kidnapped for ransom SAN NARCISO, Corozal District, Mon. June 18, 2018– Yesterday, June 17, 43-year-old businessman Homero Campos left his home in San Narciso to work on his farm, but he never [...]

Businessman kills his next-door businessman neighbor

Businessman kills his next-door businessman neighbor

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. June 14, 2018– The evening rush hour was still underway, shortly before 6:00 p.m., when gunfire erupted on Collet Canal. When the gunfire stopped, the lives of two middle-aged businessmen were destroyed forever. [...]

Tragedy: 4 persons perish in house fire in San Pedro

Tragedy: 4 persons perish in house fire in San Pedro

San Pedro’s fire trucks are too small, said Fire Department official SAN PEDRO, Ambergris Caye, Thurs. June 14, 2018– Two houses in the Escalante subdivision in San Pedro Town were gutted by a fire that occurred [...]