Tuesday, November 11, 2014. PATRICK E. JONES Reporting: Police in Belize City are investigating the death of a man.
The Decomposed body of 56 year old William Garbutt was found inside a house on Pine Street late on Monday night.
Preliminary police reports say that neighbors smelled a stench coming from Garbutt’s house and alerted the police.
When authorities arrived, they say they found Garbutt with his hands tied behind his back and his faced tied with a cloth.
There was an apparent wound to the forehead.
Police say that Garbutt was last seen alive on Friday, November 7, 2014 as he headed home around 11:30 pm.
Police say that a post mortem examination is scheduled for later today on the body of Williams Garbutt, who police say was unemployed.
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