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Police say child suffered cut wounds from shattered windshield in shooting

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor

Police say that a little boy who was injured in a shooting earlier today was injured when the bullets fired shattered the windshield of the van in which he was sitting.

The incident occurred at the junction of Vernon Street and Central American Boulevard in Belize City sometime after 9:00 a.m.

Lamar Orellano, 6, suffered cut wounds to his rib cage when another minor, aged 15, opened fire on someone else. The bullet missed their mark and hit the van in which Orellano was sitting.

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