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Ex’s Jealous Rage Takes Out Gavin Palmerston in Ladyville

There were three murders over the weekend, one in Ladyville, another in Belize City and the third occurred this morning in Dangriga. We start tonight’s newscast with the stabbing murder [...]

Who Wanted Jermaine “Onion” Hyde Dead?

A Hattieville resident was the second murder victim for the weekend. Jermaine Hyde aka “Onion’’ was executed on Saturday morning here in the city. Hyde was last seen alive in [...]

San Pedrano Artist Chopped to Death in Dangriga

In Dangriga early this morning, an artist from San Pedro was found dead. Miguel Angel Guerrero was chopped to the neck and left to die on the street near the [...]

P.G. Residents Take to the Streets to Protest Mario Vernon Case

On Saturday morning in Punta Gorda, despite inclement weather, residents, including family and friends of Mario Vernon Junior took the streets to protest his killing.  The twenty-four-year-old grandson of Leela [...]

Death Reported on Boom-Hattieville Road

This evening, there was loss of life on the Burrell Boom Circuit. The details we have gathered so far are that just before five p.m. today, a Toyota Rav-Four SUV [...]

The Tragic Loss of Sosphie Reyes in Teakettle

A two-year-old girl is dead after a relative driving a vehicle accidentally knocked her down on Saturday afternoon. Thirty-year-old Elba Cruz was driving up the street to another relative’s home [...]

3 Charged for Paul Jex Murder

For security reasons, the three men accused of killing Jamaal Paul Jex last Tuesday on Ambergris Caye were brought to Belize City for arraignment. Nineteen-year-old Nelson Paguada and a fifteen-year-old [...]

Search for Simon Velasquez’s Killer Continues

But following the murder of Jex, several persons were detained for questioning. One of the detainees was Simon Velasquez, who was murdered two days later on Plues Street in Belize [...]

2 More to Join William Godoy in Alfredo Cowo Murder

William Godoy is accused of murder, following the shooting death of twenty-eight-year-old Alfredo Cowo in San Pedro on January sixteenth.  Despite having been charged and placed on remand at the [...]

Man Chopped, Robbed in South Stann Creek

One man remains hospitalized after being chopped multiple times on Saturday night in South Stann Creek.  The incident took place just outside of Independence Village where the victim was reportedly [...]

Gunman Targets Edgar Flores near Complex

Thirty-three-year-old Edgar Flores is listed in critical condition at the K.H.M.H., after being shot in the right side of his face on Sunday night.  The incident happened on Jones Street, [...]

Police Officers Cleared in Attack of City Resident a Year Ago

Brother police officers twenty-eight-year-old Kenrick and twenty-four-year-old Akeem Gamboa saw charges of grievous harm against them dropped today in Magistrate’s Court. Exactly one year ago, twenty-year-old Michael Crawford, a security [...]

Be on the Lookout for Measles

In health news, Belize has not seen a case of measles since 1991. But there is a general alert out tonight from the Ministry of Health after the highly infectious [...]

Ex-Diplomat Andy Wigmore Busted for Expired Diplomatic Vehicle Plates

A British-Belizean dual national who formerly held diplomatic status for Belize was pulled over by cops in London on January nineteenth. He was cited for using illegal diplomatic license plates [...]

Have You Seen Sergio Aguirre, Wanted for Sex Offenses?

Police are looking for this man, Sergio Aguirre for sexual related offenses.  Aguirre is from the Maya Mopan area of Belmopan and is twenty-seven-years-old.  His occupation is listed as a [...]

Introducing Candidates in Dangriga

Over the past week we’ve been featuring the mayoral candidates contesting the March seventh municipal elections.  Today, we reached out to the mayoral hopefuls in Dangriga. Incumbent Francis Humphreys is [...]

Handling the Sarstoon

On Friday the Minister of Defence John Saldivar addressed an unexpected visit to Belize from members of the Guatemalan Armed Forces who were said to be asking about an earlier [...]

Bandits Not Hogging FIFA-Certified Isidoro Beaton Pitch

On a more positive note, the Isidoro Beaton Stadium at the corner of the Ring Road and San Martin Road was recently certified to FIFA-standard. It is the second stadium [...]

The Best of Belizean Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   [Highlights of the weekend sporting activities…]