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Murder toll rises to 80!
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Murder toll rises to 80!

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter The murder count up to Thursday evening, not even half way into 2018, stands at 80, an alarmingly high number, according to the police department which had raised concern several weeks ago noting that the murder count at the start of May was already above […]

Man admits to manslaughter; claims doctor tried to sodomize him
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Man admits to manslaughter; claims doctor tried to sodomize him

By Anita Nembhard Freelance Reporter The murder of a doctor in his home sparked questions in 2012, when he was found dead on his bed. On Thursday, May 24th, the man who admitted to murdering the doctor, changed his plea to that of manslaughter. In court, Justice Adolph Lucas listened […]

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 […]

Man shot on Cemetery Road
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Man shot on Cemetery Road

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Reliable information reaching the Reporter indicates that a man was shot a few minutes ago in Belize City. The incident, we are told, happened near Atlantic Bank on Cemetery Road in the Collet area and the person was shot in the right side of the […]

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.

One man is dead after a shooting outside Blue Angel Night Club in San Ignacio
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One man is dead after a shooting outside Blue Angel Night Club in San Ignacio

By Benjamin Flowers Police say they responded to a 911 call around 12:45 a.m. and headed to the club to find Kyne Gentle of Esperanza Village, lying dead on the stairs of the establishment with two gunshot wounds, one to the head and another to the stomach. Reports are that […]

One dead, one injured in mid-morning shooting
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One dead, one injured in mid-morning shooting

By Benjamin Flowers A 40-year-old market vendor is dead this morning and another injured after a shooting that happened at the Michael Finnegan MArket in Belize City. Michelle Aguilar was at her stall in the market when a gunman approached an opened fire, hitting her in the chest and hitting […]