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Sep 18, 2014

Another Allegation of GSU Brutality on Jane Usher Boulevard

In this newscast, we have carried untold numbers of allegations of brutality at the hands of the police. Tonight, residents of the Jane Usher Boulevard are alleging that they were beaten up for no reason by the Gang Suppression Unit.  The group of four including two minors and students of Gwen Lizarraga High School, an employee of Caye Caulker Water Taxi and another resident were accosted by the officers led by Commander of the GSU, Mark Flowers. The men were so badly beaten that they had to be taken to the K.H.M.H. for medical treatment. One of the victims who suffered from asthma told News Five about the ordeal.


Voice of: Darwin Torres, Claim Police Brutality

“Coming from my female house. Just get picked up by GSU, stone me ina wah pan and drive back a Jane Usher and they ker me dah back ah Jane Usher where some of my brother’s friends were. No questions asked, they drag me in by my knee and they just start beat everybody up. Constantly kick me on my side. I end up the get short of breath and I try explain to them that I di ketch asthma, but the more I talk it was like the more kick I get.”


Duane Moody

“Is this the first time that something like this has happened to you?”


Voice of: Darwin Torres

“This dah my first time; this dah my first time.”


Duane Moody

“What was going through your head when this happened?”


Voice of: Darwin Torres

“That I wah dead. That they wah kill me. I di ketch asthma and they still noh the pay me no mind. They finish beat up the rest of guys and constantly the kick me pan my side.”


Voice of: James Swaso, Claim Police Brutality

“The GSU come pan we and stick we up right underneath fi we friend house. We just mi deh di drink up and thing. They drag we out of the house, got we on the ground and stamp we up ina fi we back, yo dig and then dehn start to whap we up with fi dehn long thing weh dehn haul out like this and start to whap we up and thing. Then Mister Flowers deh right deh and he noh tell dehn nothing and we tell dehn we dah U.D.P. and thing and thing. We tell the man we work and thing and the young bwai di look fi ketch fits and thing and dehn ker ahn dah hospital and when we look, dehn come back and then dehn start to apologize to we and start to say sorry and this that.”


That aside, the men are currently seeking legal advice.

Viewers please note: This Internet newscast is a verbatim transcript of our evening television newscast. Where speakers use Kriol, we attempt to faithfully reproduce the quotes using a standard spelling system.

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2 Responses for “Another Allegation of GSU Brutality on Jane Usher Boulevard”

  1. history minded says:

    Dismantle GSU – stop fighting fire with fire

  2. CEO says:

    GSU would not get so much flack if they would only beat up on the right people; go beat up on those that are causing mayhem and chaos in our use to be tranquil haven of democracy!

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