By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter
The Reporter has confirmed that former Cross Country cycling champion, Ernest Meighan, has been shot dead.
The incident happened at around 11:30 on Saturday morning somewhere in the
Rocky Road/George Street area of Belize City.
Police told The Reporter Press shortly after the incident that the two-time cross country winner had gone to visit the mother of his children when he was shot.
Reports are that the former cycling champion suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died while receiving treatment at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital.