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Jul 10, 2009

Cab driver and passenger shot on Allenby Street

Story PictureTwo other persons were also injured last night in a second shooting that occurred at about the same time in Belize City. Taxi operator, thirty-nine year old Wilton Chaneb, and passenger, Chester Noralez were both shot in their vehicle in the George Street area. Initial investigations reveal that as the two were approaching Allenby Street off Euphrates Avenue; a man standing at the corner fired several shots in the direction of the taxi. Chaneb was shot in both hands, he lost a finger and after receiving treatment at the K.H.M.H., he was released. But passenger, twenty-eight year old Chester Noralez was not so lucky and was shot three times to the body. He underwent surgery and is currently in stable condition. Police are investigating.

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