BELIZE CITY, Mon. July 3, 2017–The Church of the Kingdom of God situated on Queen Street in Belize City, just beside the Queen Street Police Station, was burglarized during a church service on Friday.
The pastor’s church and office are located beside a major police station
Pastor Wesley Ruiz, 30, told police that between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 4:45 p.m., someone entered his office and made off with a black Dell-brand backpack valued at $30, which contained a 13-inch Apple-brand laptop valued at $6,000.
Burglars also took a 9-inch black LG tablet, valued at $300, and a 9-inch white Alcatel tablet, valued at $250. The pastor’s wallet, valued at $10, was also stolen.
Police are investigating the theft of the items, which are valued at a total of $6,590.
Pastor Ruiz today declined an interview with our newspaper.