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Apr 27, 2012

Life behind bars for convicted killer

Emmerson Eaghan

Life behind bars! That was the sentence for twenty-two year old Emmerson Eaghan who was convicted for the June 2009 killing of thirty-five year old Dennis Nembhard. Nembhard was senselessly gunned down while walking home between Flamboyant and Oleander Street in the Saint Martin de Porres Area of Belize City. Eaghan was convicted on Monday for the murder and Justice Adolph Lucas handed done the sentence just after ten this morning. Justice Lucas imposed a life imprisonment term from the day of conviction. On Monday, Eaghan was found guilty, after the only evidence to the murder of Nembhard came from a statement given in 2009 by Shelmadine Sanchez who was violently killed, a year after she witnessed the murder. The statement gave a detailed account of what transpired prior to the fatal shooting. This is the first murder conviction for the year 2012.


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8 Responses for “Life behind bars for convicted killer”

  1. Storm says:

    He should have been hanged. He murdered, and I’m willing to bet he had a direct hand in having two witnesses murdered. He is of less than no value to society, and should hang to serve as an example to everyone.

  2. no mercy for murderers says:

    This should have been done a long time ago.look at how brandon smith and the others got off that murder case when they kidnapped Randy Coye and stabbed him sodomized him with a piece of stick, hit him in the head with a tomb stone then shot him to death and leave his body there in the cemetery .and many other murder’s that went like that .this child was my cousin and i saw his body so i how he was and they bragged about what they did and about he squirmed when they pushed the stick up before they killed him.

  3. racket says:

    stop it tell mi weh bredda do talk bout that I now se richard round long time tell ah come back and face the music that da why they do that to poor randy tell it mein that coward mek ih bredda pay fe i behavior

  4. BLACKROSES says:

    Rocket I think you are a fool you say you make one brother pay for what’s the other brother did you stupid what can a man do to you for you to take his life some of you guys in these gang act worst than animals at leas they kill to eat then when somebody snuff your @## out the story wont be any different when I read the news about the way you guys acting I don’t feel sorry for any of you belize need vegetate justice

  5. Hang-time says:

    A life for a life…rule of Life. Why are they holding to hang him???????

  6. now i see says:

    Dont worry BLACKROSES this @&& %&*# racket will get the samething *the world is round*. You could read the type of person he is very very stupid. I bet that he cant read or write he ask some body to do it for him without knowing that that person ( if you could call it so) is the same like him if not worse.

  7. Stephen says:

    We should have these people committed to some scientific place and extract their organs and used on people who are more productive. We should make money off them by selling them in parts verses feeding them in prison.

  8. lisa says:

    IT TOOK LONG ENOUGH TO WAIT FOR JUSTICE MAY HE ROT IN JAIL.

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