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Benque construction worker killed in Belize city
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Benque construction worker killed in Belize city

By Michelle Sutherland Staff Reporter Belize city police are investigating the murder of a construction worker from Benque Viejo del Carmen, which happened around 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday evening at the corner of Dolphin and Gibnut street. According to police, Carl Coc, 21, and Gian Moro, 19, had just left […]

Boledo winnings reason for murder?
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Boledo winnings reason for murder?

By Michelle Sutherland Staff Reporter A father of two from the Mayflower street area in Belize city, Carlton Moreira, 35, was shot and killed during a robbery attempt in the vicinity of Lakeview and Mayflower streets on Wednesday afternoon. Police believe he was targeted after he had won the nightly […]

Police find body of Belize City man in Corozal
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Police find body of Belize City man in Corozal

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Police have discovered the remains of a Belize City man who went missing in Calcutta village, Corozal. Relatives of Jose Zelaya, 22, have confirmed with the Reporter that the remains are those of Zelaya, who left his house on Mahogany Street on Monday, May 21st. […]

Man shot to death near Mayflower Street
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Man shot to death near Mayflower Street

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Unofficial reports are that a man was shot a few minutes ago in Belize City. Sources close to the Reporter indicate that the shooting happened in an alley that leads off Mayflower Street. The victim died at the scene of a gunshot wound to the […]

Accident at Cor. Mahogany St. and Blvd.
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Accident at Cor. Mahogany St. and Blvd.

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor An accident happened about a half hour ago at corner Central American Boulevard and Mahogany Street in Belize City. The driver, who is yet unidentified, is being given medical attention. We will follow up on this accident.

Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo
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Several persons injured in traffic accident in Toledo

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Unofficial reports are that a traffic accident this evening on the Southern highway, Toledo has left several persons injured. The accident happened at Deep river community when Maria Jackson lost control of a Ford Ranger pickup truck which she was driving. Among the injured passengers […]

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Pump attendants robbed at knifepoint

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Last night, two men armed with a knife robbed two pump attendants at Caribena Fuels Gas Station, located at the corner of Blake Street and Sea Grape Drive, San Pedro town. Police say that around 7:15 p.m., two men approached Adolfo Victor Gongora and Jonathan […]

Hotdog vendor robbed, murdered
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Hotdog vendor robbed, murdered

Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter A Belize City hotdog vendor is dead following an armed robbery between 3:00 and 4:00 a.m., today on Tigris Street. Police report that 44-year-old Juan Angel Vargas had just come home from his night’s sales when the incident occurred. Vargas was in front of his house […]

Arson reveals possible murder
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Arson reveals possible murder

By Michelle Sutherland Staff Reporter Belmopan police are investigating the death of an unidentified man whose charred remains were found inside a home on a farm in the Banana Bank area of Belmopan on Tuesday afternoon. The Fire Department had first responded to a fire report and found the corpse […]

PM lays out plans for UDP’s future
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PM lays out plans for UDP’s future

By Benjamin Flowers Staff Reporter Prime Minister Dean Barrow announced this week that his successor to lead the United Democratic Party (UDP) may be chosen as early as May, 2019. At a press conference held at the Best Western Belize Biltmore Plaza on Wednesday, Barrow said that there are several […]