By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter
Elroy Ramirez, 30, became the country’s latest casualty on Thursday night when he died of gunshot wounds in the Western Regional Hospital, Belmopan.
Police say Ramirez, a caretaker of Young Bank Road, Camalote Village, was standing beside a pickup truck inside a yard in the Another World Area of Roaring Creek Village at around 8:30 p.m., when the gunman approached the fenced yard and shot Ramirez in the chest. He died two hours later.
Police have not yet made any arrests.