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Missing fisherman’s body identified

BELIZE DISTRICT, Mon. Nov. 23, 2020-- The fears of the family of Jose Mendez, 46, a fisherman of Franks Eddy Village who went missing...

Home owner arrested for murder of house guest

PUNTA GORDA TOWN, Mon. Nov. 23, 2020-- Construction worker Eden Mejia, 30, was shot and killed in Punta Gorda Town shortly after midnight on...

Ken Faber dies in road accident

LADYVILLE, Mon. Nov. 16, 2020-- Ken Francis Faber, 50, a Belizean seaweed salesman from Ladyville, died from injuries he sustained during a traffic accident...

Ladyville resident murdered during “weed run”

LADYVILLE, Tues. Nov. 17, 2020-- Shortly after 8:00 last night, Delroy Chaplin, 35, left his home for an unknown location to buy some recreational...

Suspect in election night killing of teen released

SAN IGNACIO, Mon. Nov. 16, 2020-- Gregory Lewis, 16, of San Ignacio, was shot and killed on the Bullet Tree Road on the night...

Informal cattle trade back on again

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Nov. 17, 2020-- More than thirty years ago, Belize’s cattle ranchers began supplying enough beef to meet the country’s needs, and...

Teenager shot in the neck in Ladyville

LADYVILLE, Sun. Nov. 15, 2020-- A teenage boy was seriously wounded when he was shot in the neck in the early hours of this...

Cause of death unknown for Guatemalan national found floating in Belizean waters

NORTH EAST CAYE, Mon. Nov. 16, 2020-- Police have reported that they could not determine what caused the death of Francisco Domingo Tzalam, 29,...

Belize voters and election officials congratulated by CARICOM Election Observation Mission

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Nov. 12, 2020-- In a preliminary statement released today by Chief of Mission, Ms. Jeannette Charles of Antigua and Barbuda, the...

Minor, 16, killed on election night

BULLET TREE, Thurs. Nov. 12, 2020-- A 16-year-old boy was killed in Bullet Tree Village on election day. Jaime Pinelo, 56, a special constable,...

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Home invasion in Burrell Boom; 6 suspects caught

BURRELL BOOM, Sun. Nov. 22, 2020-- On Friday, November 20, at around 7:00 p.m., the Burrell Boom home of Garry Samuels, 53, was invaded...

High-powered rifles stolen from San Jose Succotz Police Sub-station

SAN JOSE SUCCOTZ, Sun. Nov. 22, 2020-- Police are investigating a burglary at the San Jose Succotz Police Sub-Station that occurred sometime between 1:00...

Belize murder rate to decrease amid COVID-19 pandemic

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Nov. 23, 2020-- For the first time in seven years, Belize is projected to record a decrease in the yearly number...