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Another Belize City man shot dead
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Another Belize City man shot dead

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor A Belize City man was shot dead last night in the Port Loyola area. A police press release states that around 8:35 last night, Dedron Dennis McKay, 20, a deliveryman, was shot in the abdomen and the right lower side of his back. The incident […]

Orange Walk businessman murdered while defending mom being robbed
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Orange Walk businessman murdered while defending mom being robbed

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor An Orange Walk businessman is dead after he was shot in the chest in his family store shortly before closing time last night, when he tried to help his mother being robbed. The incident happened sometime before 9:00 while Amit Moryani, 37, and his mother, […]

Another fatal accident in southern Belize
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Another fatal accident in southern Belize

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor An elderly man is dead following a traffic accident on the Hummingbird highway this afternoon. Reliable reports reaching the Reporter indicate Jose Garcia, 67, of Middlesex community, mile 25, was driving a red pickup truck on a road leading out of the community to the […]

Police charge man for fatal traffic accident
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Police charge man for fatal traffic accident

By Marion Ali, Assistant Esitor Police have arrested and charged Julio Choc in connection with last Ssturday’s fatal traffic accident that claimed the life of Sittee River village resident, Melissa Murillo. Choc is charged with ‘manslaughter by negligence’, ‘causing death by careless conduct’, ‘driving without due care and attention’, ‘negligent […]

Small cattle farmers to benefit from technical cooperation
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Small cattle farmers to benefit from technical cooperation

By Marion Ali. Assitant Editor Some 250 small and medium-sized cattle farmers stand to benefit significantly from a project agreement signed on Thursday between the Belize Livestock Producers Association and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). The project, worth $1.6 million, aims to make the cattle farms more resilient to climate […]

Two men left critical following traffic accident
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Two men left critical following traffic accident

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Two men from Orange Walk are in critical condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital following a traffic accident this morning on the Philip Goldson Highway. Police say the mishap occurred around 3:30 near the Manatee Lookout near mile 8, and involved a grey and […]

Serious traffic accident on the Philip Goldson Highway
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Serious traffic accident on the Philip Goldson Highway

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Police are investigating a serious traffic accident which occurred on the Philip Goldson Highway sometime after 5:00 this morning. While details are sketchy, reports are that it involved a grey pickup truck which was transporting watermelons, and a light coloured SUV. The Reporter Online will […]

Man critical after being shot at home in Belize City
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Man critical after being shot at home in Belize City

By Michelle Sutherland, Staff Reporter A Belize City man is listed in a critical condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after he was shot multiple times at his home this morning. The victim, James Swazo sustained a gunshot wound to his abdomen and another to his right leg after […]

Burnt human remains discovered off Coastal Road
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Burnt human remains discovered off Coastal Road

By Michelle Sutherland, Staff Reporter The Reporter newspaper has officially confirmed that burnt human remains were found by a farmer off the Coastal road late Saturday evening. Our information is that the discovery was made in some bushes about 30 feet from the roadside, about 10 miles from La Democracia […]

Man shot last week dies
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Man shot last week dies

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Police, a few minutes ago, confirmed that a man who was shot in Belize City last week has died of his gunshot wound. Cardinal Andrews, who was shot last Wednesday evening on Partridge Street, died at 4:12 p.m., today. Andrews was shot in the back […]