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Jul 22, 2020

Murder in Calcutta! Man is Shot Several Times

Chester Williams

In Corozal, police are investigating a murder that occurred this afternoon. It happened in Calcutta Village and we understand forty-one-year-old Raymond Jenkins was shot multiple times while inside his vehicle. According to Commissioner of Police Chester Williams, two men on motorcycles approached the vehicle and released a barrage of bullets, killing Jenkins.


Chester Williams, Commissioner of Police 

“I received a briefing from OC Corozal about an hour and a half ago that the victim may have gone to some jewelry repair shop and while he was there in his vehicle two persons came on a motorcycle and fired several shots in the vehicle. He was caught and eventually he was rushed to the hospital and he later succumbed to his injuries. That is what I have so far.”


Hipolito Novelo

“Do you know whether or not security cameras captured the incident?”


Chester Williams

“I am not going to say that at this time.”


Hipolito Novelo

“Any identify of the victim as yet?”


Chester Williams

“Yes, but need to ensure that the officers have informed the next of kin before we release that information.”

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