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Dec 13, 2018

1 Person Detained for Asher Saunders’ Murder

Asher Saunders

While police have no leads in the murder of Michael Arnold, they say that they have one person detained in connection with the murder of Asher Saunders in Belize City. The twenty-year-old was executed as he socialized at Pier One Bar at the B.T.L. Park last Friday night. ASP Alejandro Cowo confirmed today that they are seeking two other persons. While he did not reveal details, it is reported that the gun used in the crime was sneaked inside the bar by a female.


Alejandro Cowo

ASP Alejandro Cowo, O.C., C.I.B., Belize City

“No charges against nobody. There’s one person in custody and he is being interviewed and we are seeking two more persons.”


Duane Moody

“Has the police been able to ascertain how the firearm got within this bar.”


ASP Alejandro Cowo

“Yes we have an idea how the firearm went into the location.”


Duane Moody

“Can you disclose that?”


ASP Alejandro Cowo

“No, that is part of the investigation that will be revealed if probably we do make an arrest.”

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