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Godwin Hulse Gives His Account of DPM’s Reception at Mason Manor

There has been a full week of solid coverage of the bizarre murder of Pastor Llewellyn Lucas. Five persons including the man alleged to be the murder mastermind, William Mason, [...]

How Did Guyanese Born/Canadian National William Mason Become a Native Belizean?

Before coming to Belize William Danny Mason, using multiple names, was known to be a grifter, a con man, and a scam artist without scruples. In Belize he was a [...]

Frustration Over Rank Corruption at Vital Statistics Unit

The birth certificate in question, obviously fraudulent, was actually issued by the Vital Stats Department which comes under the Attorney-General’s Ministry. That occurrence, we can tell you with certainty, is [...]

Overnight Shootings in Belize City and San Pedro Leaves Teenager Injured

Two persons were injured in separate shootings on Thursday night in Belize City and San Pedro.  In the Old Capital shortly after nine o’clock, gunshots rang out in the vicinity [...]

An All Points Bulletin is Issued for Melissa Ferguson, Who is She?

Police have tonight put out an all-points bulletin on Melissa Ferguson, said to be the longtime companion of conman turned alleged kidnapper and murderer William Danny Mason. According to various [...]

Mason’s Attorney Questioned on Surveillance Video

News Five learned about that surveillance video on Tuesday, but there was no mention of Melissa Ferguson, just the five men who are now arraigned and behind bars until a [...]

William Mason’s Farm Manager also Faces Kidnapping Charges

Canadian Lloyd Friesen, the Mennonite businessman who resided in Cayo until he and his wife were allegedly kidnapped by William Mason at gunpoint, is back in the country and has [...]

Charge Against Ryan Rhaburn is Dismissed

Today, Panton’s client, Ryan Rhaburn, literally ran to Panton’s vehicle when he was told that he was free to go. Panton says he could have foretold the freedom, though he [...]

Income Tax Robbers are Arraigned for Belmopan Heist

On Friday, at around five-thirty, the Income Tax Department in Belmopan was robbed in quite sensational fashion. According to the facts of the case three men entered the building, two [...]

Cordel Hyde Criticizes Decision to Deploy GSU into City Streets

It was made known on Monday by the Minister of National Security that the Gang Suppression Unit has been given a new set of directives to tackle criminal elements in [...]

Additional Police Presence Doesn’t Address Root of Crime Situation

In the aftermath of the beheading of Pastor Llewellyn Lucas, Minister Saldivar announced that more police officers are being deployed into the streets of Belize City, in light of the [...]

2 Men are Busted with Fifty-five Pounds of Weed in Roaring Creek

The area of Roaring Creek on the George Price Highway has become a hotbed for crime and illegal activities. On Thursday night, members of M.I.T. were conducting a checkpoint at [...]

Gillnet Fishing Unabated on the Sarstoon River

Despite the presence of Belize Defense Force personnel at the forward operating base near the mouth of the Sarstoon River, enforcement of fisheries regulations does not fall within their purview.  [...]

Surveillance Footage Captures Abduction of Men from Intelco Hill

There are more details tonight of the kidnapping and gruesome murder of Pastor Llewellyn Lucas coming from the Minister of National Security, the Police top brass as well as the [...]

Saldivar Says He wasn’t Extorted by William Mason

This morning, we continued to grill Minister John Saldivar on his involvement with William Mason, who allegedly contributed up to fifty thousand dollars to the Belmopan Bandits team sometime in [...]

Did Patrick Faber Throw John Saldivar Under the Bus over Mason’s Introduction?

So the Police knew about Mason’s past since last year. And the conman slash extortionist slash kidnapper has been under active investigation for a violent kidnapping at gunpoint of Mennonite [...]

Minister of Police Attempts to Clarify Delay in Arresting Mason for Kidnapping

Deputy Prime Minister Faber was able to enjoy drinks at Mason’s home on June seventh because police were investigating a serious allegation of kidnapping against him, but never picked him [...]

PM Barrow Says Mason Debacle Doesn’t Look Good for U.D.P.

The Barrow administration is faced with an embarrassing situation, following the murder of Pastor Llewellyn Lucas.  In the aftermath of the ghastly homicide last Friday, it has come to light [...]

Speculation of Gapi Vega’s Involvement in Introducing Mason to Friesens Debunked

Back to the Prime Minister…According to the P.M., the issue of Mason’s connection to members of cabinet came up during their weekly meeting on Tuesday.  As we have reported, Lucas [...]

PM Confirms that Police were Shadowing William Mason AKA Ted Ouelette

On Monday, at a press conference held by the Ministry of National Security, it was revealed that police had been pursuing Mason for several weeks, following a report of an [...]

P.U.P. Demands Removal of John Saldivar and GSU Commander from Respective Posts

The People’s United Party came out swinging today, strongly criticizing the Barrow administration, as well as the Belize Police Department in a press conference at Independence Hall.  The P.U.P. has [...]

Was Mason Protected by Law Enforcement?

So, did Mason act with impunity because he may have been protected by higher-ups in law enforcement?  Here’s the prime minister’s response to that question.   Prime Minister Dean Barrow [...]

PM Questions the Issuance of Mason’s Birth Certificate

Throughout the unfolding ordeal, several questions have been asked about Mason’s Belizean citizenship.  Despite the many assumed names: William Ferguson, Ted Ouellet, Raj Ouellet, Danny Ouellet and Ramesh….Mason was in [...]

GSU Commander Replaced Following Investigation for Alleged Sexual Assault

GSU Commander Mark Flowers has been pictured grinning from ear to ear, cozily hugging William Mason, but depending on the outcome of an investigation currently underway, he won’t be smiling [...]

Alleged Culprits in Income Tax Heist are Detained

There was a robbery last Friday evening at the Income Tax Department in Belmopan. Sometime around five-thirty p.m., as employees were wrapping up for the day, they were held up [...]