: ' shooting'

Leon Garcia, 27, shot on Victoria Street

BELIZE CITY–Police are investigating a broad daylight shooting that took place at around 9:30 a.m. today, in which a pair of gunmen made a brazen attempt on the life of Leon Garcia, 27, a construction worker, [...]

2 shot; 1 dead

BELIZE CITY–Two men who were making their way towards downtown Belize City shortly after 8:00 this past Friday night were met with a hail of bullets which cost one of them his life, while the other [...]

Plues Street resident remanded for shooting in San Pedro

BELIZE CITY–A Belize City resident of Plues Street was remanded to the Belize Central Prison after he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann Marie Smith to answer to one count of aggravated assault with a firearm, for [...]

9:20 p.m. shooting on Elston Kerr Street

BELIZE CITY—At approximately 9:20 tonight, several gunshots rang out at the corner of Elston Kerr and Iguana Streets as another youth was the subject of a calculated attack by an unknown gunman who, we understand, shot [...]

Lake-I minor, 13, shot through the walls of his house

BELIZE CITY—A 13-year-old minor was shot as he watched television inside his home on Holy Emmanuel Street in the Lake Independence area of Belize City last Friday, August 1, at around 3:00 a.m. According to police, [...]

Tour guide, 22, survives shot in the head

A 22-year-old Belize City man who was shot in the head yesterday was fortunate enough to survive the ordeal and to later relate an account of the events leading to his injury, to police. Egbert Bailey, [...]