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Aug 31, 2015

Kim Simplis’ Bodyguard Arrested and Charged for Murder!

Eduardo Perez Sanchez

So while there are no arrests for the murders of Hyde and Humes, a policeman assigned to the Special Patrol Unit has been charged for another murder. Authorities believe that thirty-three year old Ryon Wagner shot Nicaraguan, Eduardo Perez Sanchez, to the head and dumped his body in a remote location on the Young Gial Road in Teakettle. Wagner is assigned as security detail to the wife of the Prime Minister, Kim Simplis-Barrow. Official details are scarce, but multiple sources claim that Wagner and at least one other police officer went to the Police Station in Belmopan late Friday night and started arguing about who had actually committed the murder. That has not been officially confirmed, and it likely won’t be. The body of Sanchez was actually found by a caretaker in the area headed to work early Saturday morning. This morning, when we got an interview from NCIB Staff Officer, Superintendent Sinquest Martinez, investigations were still underway and no arrests had yet been made.


Sinquest Martinez

Supt. Sinquest Martinez, Staff Officer, NCIB

“Police responded to a call that we received of a body found on the Young Gal Road in Teakettle Village. Upon reaching there we saw the lifeless body of a male Hispanic person with gunshot wounds to his head. The body was then transported to the Western Regional Hospital. The body was later identified as that of Eduardo Manuel Sanchez Perez, a Nicaraguan that worked at Santander.”


Voice of: Man Who Found Body

“I left from my house about five, five-forty going to my work, driving the Young Gal Road. As I take in by Dream Valley areas, I see a dead man; I see wah person on the road side. And I still in my vehicle, but I peep on him, but I noh see him blowing. And I come out of the vehicle and when I come out of the vehicle, I see dehn have wah black cloth tie around ih face. And then I come out and peep and when I conscious, I see dah wah dead dead man.”


Supt. Sinquest Martinez

“So far we haven’t come up with any actual motive at this recent moment, but we continue to investigate this matter. We have two police officers detained pending the investigation of that homicide.”


Late this evening, a release from police claimed that, “the Minister of National Security and by extension the Commissioner of Police has launched a criminal and internal investigation into this latest incident.”

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