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2 from Teakettle Charged in Keonia Ara Murder

Two young men from the village of Teakettle are facing charges of murder in connection with the brutal slaying of eighteen-year-old Keonia Ara over the weekend.  As we’ve reported, the [...]

Family Mourns Terrible End for Keonia Ara, 18

The family of eighteen-year old Keonia Ara of Blackman Eddy continues to reel over her gruesome murder over the weekend. Ara was stabbed multiple times, her throat slit and then [...]

Teen Girl Forced to Send Nude Pics to Demanding Sexual Predator

There is a most disturbing report of cyber bullying against a minor by an alleged sexual predator.  A thirteen-year-old student from the Belmopan area has reported to police that man [...]

18 Year Old Keona Ara is Belmopan Dump Murder Victim

The identity of a female who was stabbed multiple times, her throat slit and then set on fire has been determined. Her body was found over the weekend at the [...]

Woman’s Life Gruesomely Ended in Belmopan

A woman was gruesomely murdered over the weekend and police need the public’s assistance to determine the identity of who at this point is Jane Doe. Here is the little [...]

Sad End for Taxi Man Elbert Gillett, Found Dead near Belizean Beach

A well-known and elderly taxi man from the City was reported missing on Friday soon after his burnt vehicle was found on Benbow Street in the Old Capital. Two days [...]

“G-Mike” Usher Cut Down by Bullets in Hattieville

Michael Usher was shot and killed in his yard on Saturday night sometime around nine. According to the family, just over a month ago, Usher moved to Hattieville to live [...]

What Was “Tutsi” Doing with Weed in the Dike?

Police Corporal Darrel ‘Tutsi’ Usher remains in police custody tonight after being busted with a little over twenty pounds of marijuana over the weekend.  According to his colleagues at Eastern [...]

Who Violently Ended Lives of “Paps” and “Taka” in Hattieville?

Three persons were brutally murdered over the weekend in the Belize District. Deliverymen Albert Wade and Godwin Panting Junior were the first casualties of the weekend’s gun violence.  Sometime after [...]

Marvin Flowers Shot Down Near Church

The bloodshed spilled into the city over the weekend. A construction worker standing in front of a church on Jasmine Street was ambushed by a gunman on Saturday.  Marvin Flowers [...]

Police Make Arrest in Ernesto Wiltshire Murder

Police in Belmopan have arrested and charged eighteen-year-old Shemar Santos of Teakettle village, Cayo District for the murder of fellow villager, seventeen-year-old Ernesto “Jun” Wiltshire. Official details reveal that Ernesto’s [...]

Violence in Caye Caulker: Woman Critical, 2 Others Shot in Early Morning

A woman is in the Intensive Care Unit of the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after she was shot in Caye Caulker in the early hours of Monday morning. Twenty-eight-year-old Camille [...]

House “Shot Up” in Belize City

Gun violence continued well into this morning. Personnel from the Scenes of Crime Unit were summoned to Electric Avenue shortly before eleven o’clock this morning, following an incident several hours [...]

Teakettle Youth Murdered Over “Jealousy”

A Teakettle, Cayo District family have had to come to sudden grips with the death of a loved one, found fatally chopped in some bushes behind the village early this [...]

Brandon Bennett Shot in Belcan in Broad Daylight

Shortly before two-thirty this afternoon a Belize City man was shot in the City. According to police, around two-seventeen, Brandon Bennett was shot to the abdomen while he was on [...]

Did Former B.D.F. recruit’s Training Go Too Far? Army Investigates Leaked Videos

Two disturbing videos of recruits training for the B.D.F. have been obtained by News Five. The first, in its entirety, captures the rigorous and extreme training program, including tear gassing [...]

17-Year-Old Everal Augustine Struck Down in Shooting

There have been three shootings in two weeks in the Saint Martin De Porres area in Belize City; two of them were fatal. On Wednesday night, seventeen-year-old Everal Augustine left [...]

American Tourist Drowns after Jet-Ski Incident on West Coast of Ambergris

The lifeless body of a female was discovered this evening off the coast of Ambergris Caye. The body has been identified as twenty-nine-year-old Rickilee Michelle Mercer; an accountant of Texas, [...]

Orange Walk Man Killed While Intervening in Domestic Dispute

A man in the north was stabbed and killed by his cousin over the weekend.  Police are still looking for the killer and the family of the deceased believes that [...]

Minor Boy Shot at Home in Belize City

In the city…a minor is tonight recovering at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital from gunshot wounds to the feet following a shooting on Sunday night in Belize City.  Around eleven [...]

Police Seek Prison Escapee in Belmopan

Belmopan police are reporting the apparent escape of a prisoner from the Central Prison at Hattieville sometime over the weekend.  The escapee has been identified as one Jonathan Trigeros Galan. [...]

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 [...]