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Guatemalan Doctor murdered

The spate of violence continues to spiral; in June so far thirteen murders have been recorded but since the beginning of the year, the loss of human life stands at [...]

K.H.M.H. doctors hold vigil for slain colleague

In light of Dr. Ivan Garcia Gomez’s murder, the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital called a short press conference to brief the media on the death of their colleague. Doctor Ivan [...]

Shots fired into a group; one dead, several injured

In the Old Capital, a group of eight persons came under gunfire at about seven o’clock on Friday night. It all happened on the verandah of a school on Maskall [...]

Several individuals shot during violent weekend

Four hours after the murder of Joseph Myers, shots rang out again; this time on Faber’s Road Extension. Twenty-three year old construction worker, Byron James, was walking home when a [...]

Cayo mechanic shot by Guatemalan assassins

Shortly after ten this morning a Cayo resident was shot during what appears to be an assassination attempt. Cecilio Gregorio, a mechanic, was confronted by two men who were pretending [...]

Rain on coastal areas cause damage to road

The coastal areas of the country were inundated by inclement weather. In the south of the country, the Sittee River went above normal levels, while the Kendal crossing was under [...]

Flooding in Ladyville and Lord’s Bank

In the Belize District, in the first week of June, days of nonstop rains caused flooding in several parts of the country including the River Valley, where farmers lost their [...]

Carnal Knowledge of 7 year old by 14 year old

In a disturbing report from Belmopan, a seven year old girl has come forward to report that she was the victim of ongoing sexual abuse in 2011. According to the [...]

Chopping in Ladyville; is a woman’s affection the cause?

There is other crime news; a chopping incident in Ladyville shortly after midnight on Saturday has left two men wounded. According to reports, thirty six year old David Melendez was [...]

Family of accused murderers says they’re innocent

As we reported earlier in our newscast, three persons were arrested and charged for Friday night’s shooting on Maskall road that claimed the life of Joseph Myers and left three [...]

Maritza Santos’ family wants murder suspect returned to Belize

It’s been almost nine months since nineteen year old Maritza Santos was murdered, allegedly during an argument with her boyfriend twenty-six year old Michael Silva in the Kontiki area of [...]

Police nabs Cayo robbery suspects

San Ignacio, in addition to being a tourist destination, appears to also be attracting criminals. Senior Superintendent Chester Williams told News Five that police and community cooperation has led to [...]

Public Service Day celebrated across the country

There are about thirteen thousand persons on the government payroll; beginning today and for the rest of the week, the Public Service Commission is staging Public Service Week to highlight [...]

Veteran Sportscaster exciting sports update

Good evening. I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   The rains over the weekend played havoc with the sporting schedule forcing cancellations and postponements in most advertised activities [...]