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Fatal Family Feud Troubles Eaton Lamb’s Family

The murder count went up by four over the weekend; the first occurred just after midnight on Saturday. Seventeen-year-old Eaton Lamb was stabbed and killed by his cousin, twenty-four-year-old Tishaun [...]

Walter Dawson Death Still a Mystery

While the Belize City murder of Eaton Lamb is an open-and-shut case, it is a lot harder for investigators to crack the murder of Walter Dawson, whose body was found [...]

4 Homicides Over Weekend; in City, Eaton Lamb, 17, Stabbed to Death in Pursuit

Within a period of thirty hours, there were four homicides recorded: one in the city that claimed the life of a seventeen-year-old, as well as a murder in Ladyville where [...]

Who Killed Walter Dawson in Ladyville?

Several hours later, Rural Eastern Division police officers were called out to a remote area on Marage Road, near the Caribbean Shrimp Farm in Ladyville. There, they found the mutilated [...]

Two Murders in Cayo Bear Stamp of Drugs and Gangs

Two men were killed in less than twelve hours in San Ignacio – but are they connected? One man was killed as he and his common-law walked in a park [...]

Jason Cortez Gunned Down in Old Capital

There has not been a murder in the City since February third when Keimar Nicholas succumbed to shooting injuries sustained days earlier.  But early on Wednesday night, gunshots were heard [...]

Police Puzzling Over Shooting of Alrick August

Media Officer of the Belize Police Department, Inspector Fitzroy Yearwood also gave the media an update to the shooting of Alrick August, which occurred on February ninth on Western Avenue [...]

Cayo Girl Raped Under Influence of Drugs

There is a disturbing report of a fifteen year old girl from Succotz Village, Cayo District, who claims she was raped on Valentine’s Day. The horrible incident reportedly occurred at [...]

Breaking News: Murder reported in Lake Independence

There is breaking news of a shooting in the city. It happened at around six-forty p.m. in the Saint Martin’s De Porres area. One person, identified as Jason Cortez, was [...]

Guatemala Busts Contraband Cigarettes Along Belize Border

There is a report tonight of a major bust of nine point nine million boxes of cigarettes by Guatemalan authorities in Peten.  The Guatemalan police say agents in Peten detained [...]

David Nanes Had Belizean Help for Nationality

News Five has obtained copies of a Belizean nationality certificate granted to David Nanes Schnitzer, the former fugitive caught a few days ago in Mexico after several months on the [...]

Clint Geban of Kraal Road Shot on Sunday

Just after midnight on Sunday, another Belize City youth was shot as he walked on Caesar Ridge on south side Belize City. Eighteen-year-old Clent Geban, a resident of Kraal Road, [...]

Alrick August Still Fighting for Life; Needs Blood

Last Wednesday, an attempt was made on the life of twenty-three year old Alrick August; he has since been hospitalized inside the Intensive Care Unit of the K.H.M.H. after undergoing [...]

Reward Increased to Solve Ann Swaney Murder

Last month, we showed you a report done by ABC7 on the one-year anniversary of slain TV Producer Anne Swaney.  In that report, the F.B.I. was offering a ten thousand [...]

Alrick August Fights for Life at K.H.M.H.

Shooting victim, twenty-three-year-old Alrick August remains in a critical condition, clinging to life inside the Intensive Care Unit at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital.  On Wednesday night, August was shot [...]

Why Was Alrick August Shot on Western Avenue?

On Wednesday night there was more gunfire in the relentless violence gripping the City.  Twenty-three-year-old Alrick August of Belize City was shot up to eight times on Western Avenue.  He [...]

Somebody Burned Down Calvin Young’s House in San Pedro

While investigations continue into the cause of the Victoria Street fire, what of the San Pedro fire in the San Juan area on Ambergris Caye? Calvin Young and his two [...]

“Good Thieves” Have Western Paradise in Fear

It has been an uphill battle for police and the community, because most of the residents work within the city and often times leave their homes unattended and open to [...]

One Caught, Two Sought in Uno Gas Robbery

Belize City police have detained one person and are looking for two others, following Tuesday’s mid-morning armed robbery of the UNO Gas Station on Youth for the Future Drive. A [...]

Police Seek 3 in Gas Station Robbery

Police are investigating a robbery reported this morning at the Belchina UNO gas station on Youth for the Future Drive, right across from the United Democratic Party headquarters. Approximately fifteen [...]

Who Killed Gardenia’s John Ortiz?

The body of a Gardenia resident was found before the crack of dawn between miles nineteen and twenty on the Philip Goldson. It took some time before John Ortiz could [...]

Police Search for Killer of Felix Ayuso in San Pedro

Meanwhile, police are yet to crack the murder of Felix Ayuso, whose body was found last Thursday at his house in San Pedro. That is because the suspect is on [...]

Shooting and Robbery Victim Tells Story to News Five

There were two shootings in the Old Capital which has seen a spike in gun-violence since the start of 2017. On Saturday, a man was robbed and shot in the [...]

Eletoro McKenzie also a Shooting Victim

In the other shooting, thirty-one-year-old Eletero McKenzie was shot to the right calf and chin on Friday evening. Sometime after six p.m., Police visited the K.H.M.H. where they observed McKenzie [...]

Activist Viciously Stabbed to Death in San Pedro

The prime tourism destination San Pedro has lost an outstanding member of the community who was murdered inside his home in the island.  Forty-four year old Felix Ayuso was a [...]