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Mar 8, 2022

Chopping in Xaibe Leaves 54-year-old Man Hospitalized

Fifty-four-year-old Ermin Basto was seriously injured on Sunday afternoon in Xaibe Village when he was allegedly chopped during an altercation with another individual. The incident took place on an unnamed street within the village. It is reported that Eulogio Nah Jr., who is on the run from police, inflicted the machete wound on Basto.


ASP Fitzroy Yearwood

ASP Fitzroy Yearwood, Communications Director, B.P.D.

“On the sixth of March, around 12:47 p.m., police visited the Corozal Community Hospital  where they saw Ermin Eloy Basto, fifty-four years [old] suffering from chop wounds. Initial investigation revealed that Bastro was involved in an argument in Xaibe Village and this was with one Eulogio Nah Jr. who caused his injuries. I know that investigators have Nah detained and Basto is still in the hospital receiving treatment, listed in a stable condition.”

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