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Jul 8, 2013

Belizean, Nahyelie Maria Burn banned from Walmart?

Nahyelie Maria Burn

A Belizean student in Canada has avoided deportation even though she was found guilty of a credit card spree with cards belonging to other persons. Twenty-six year old Nahyelie Maria Burn committed the crime while she was a student at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University in Corner Brook City.  From 2011 to 2012, she stole credit cards from roommates, former co-workers at the campus library and from a student for whom she was assigned as a student advisor. She used their credit cards to buy merchandise from Forever twenty-one and to make phone payments to Virgin Mobile. In addition to racking up a bill for about eighteen thousand Belize dollars, she was also charged with shoplifting clothes from a Wal-Mart store. The prosecutor recommended that the Judge sentence her from nine to twelve months of house arrest, while her defense attorney asked for a shorter conditional sentence. According to Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, a foreign national could face deportation if charged with a crime that carried a maximum penalty of ten years, was sentenced to an actual sentence of six months incarceration or more. Burn was also charged with numerous offences not considered to be arising from one incident. Burn’s attorney said she was a compulsive shopper whose schemes were rather naive. After taking some time to consider the additional submissions from both sides, Judge Howe decided to grant Burn an absolute discharge on the shoplifting charge and conditional discharges for the remaining twenty-three offences. She is subject to eighteen months of probation, during which she cannot have contact with any of her victims, must stay away from Wal-Mart and must not conduct any transactions with the Forever twenty-one website.

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14 Responses for “Belizean, Nahyelie Maria Burn banned from Walmart?”

  1. Initiate says:

    Mein poor child….must have been raised by ‘poor’ parents too. totally confused, totally undisicplined…

  2. Refinery says:

    Being poor doesn’t give you an excuse to steal. Doubt they are poor. Maybe spoilt and like things the easy way and like to show and live beyond their means

  3. mamajam says:

    a compulsive shopper whose schemes were rather naive??? Me noh think so. She needs to held accountable for her actions and do the time…and get some professional help for her problems !! Don’t always be blaming da parents.

  4. mambojambo says:

    i couldnt imainge this girl was doing all that mein, sounds like it came out of a hollywood movie or something,, and the best part is that she needed no accomplice,

  5. ceo says:

    One more black eye!

  6. hector zuniga says:

    Wow! That is my aunt!

  7. hector zuniga says:

    Wow! That is my aunt!

  8. neil says:

    A True Belizean

  9. Sandy says:

    She’s just a scamp want everything she sees,must be jealous of what people have.Then when she comes bk from her studies she’ll play all that like she’s important and she’s nothing but a thief.

  10. Initiate says:

    There are a lot of things poorer than being without money. And this is one example! In fact, I think she obviously had a little too much money too early.

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  12. sickntired says:

    Why krofi have to go shame we da foreign

  13. Toledo Guy says:

    Mein spoil rich kid, must have been raised from a well off family. Poor families dont steal, they work not shop lift. She should have been deported!!!

  14. Carlos says:

    Just wondering how many more people will she be taking advantage off until she get some justice applied against her for her
    Actions and rotten behavior against trusting naive people that will fall her heads over toes trying to help her out with her heartBreaking stories until she gives you the sword right on your back where it hurts the most. Waiting for justice to be served, patience patience its a virtue89


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