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Teenager gunned down in year’s 31st murder

After almost two weeks of relative peace from the scourge of deadly violence that has rocked the streets of the old capital, over the weekend yet another young man fell [...]

Georgetown man charged w/burning wife to death

Meanwhile, police investigations into the death of a Stann Creek mother have led to the arrest of her husband. It is alleged that on March twenty-fourth, twenty-two year old Avette [...]

Three die in separate weekend traffic accidents

Three people lost their lives in separate traffic accidents over the weekend. Reports to News Five indicate that around ten on Sunday morning, a Toyota Prado heading towards Belmopan was [...]

Thieves touch businessman for $40,000 plus guns

It could have been the perfect crime but the perpetrators stuck around long enough to get caught. Sometime between April eleventh and April fourteenth, Belize City businessman Luke Espat’s penthouse [...]

Toledo couple shot during armed robbery

The villages of the Toledo district are not often the scene of gun violence but an armed robbery in the usually quiet community of San Pedro Columbia has left residents [...]

Former cop, Guatemalan busted w/bucket of cocaine

Police were in the right place at the right time on Sunday afternoon to make a significant drug bust along the Stann Creek Valley road. According to Dangriga police, a [...]

Morning brush fire concerns Unity St. residents

It’s not uncommon to see someone burning bush or garbage in Belize City but the practice is illegal. And as one man found out today, it’s illegal for a very [...]

Good Samaritan finds purse, hands it in

Tonight we have the wonderful story of a Good Samaritan in Belize City—but to make the good news complete we’re going to need the help of an equally honest viewer. [...]

CitCo apologises to driver they tried to arrest

On Friday, he was the irate Belize City driver claiming victimization by the City Council and the Police Department. But today Orlando Pelayo is a much happier man because this [...]

Fort Point Security fires guards who protested pay cut

Fort Point Security Services is back in the news as a number of guards discovered they had been fired over the weekend. Several officers who reported to work this morning [...]

Audubon to present Environmental Agenda Tuesday

On Tuesday, environmental organisations around the world will celebrate Earth Day. As part of official activities in Belize, at seven tomorrow night the Audubon Society will officially release its third [...]

Relief programme helps hurricane victims

Hurricane Dean might be a memory for most of us but many of those directly affected by the storm are still coping with its effects. As News Five’s Kendra Griffith [...]

Texmar wins Game 1 of Super League playoffs

Good evening I’m James Adderley and we’re glad you could join us for this issue of Sports Monday. The Super League of Belize kicked off its first ever championship series [...]