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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015. 6:48 pm CST.


Wednesday, June 17th, 2015. Aaron Humes Reporting: A man shot on Tuesday night is in critical condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. 28 year old Jorge Caseres was socializing at a residence in Lord’s Bank village around 8:46 in the evening when someone knocked on the main front door of his residences.

He answered it and the assailant entered and they began to fight. Shots were fired inside the house and Caseres was hit and ran outside where he collapsed to the ground. He was shot in the neck, arm and foot.

Police say they have identified a suspect and the possible motive, according to Police Department press officer Raphael Martinez, but have not apprehended him.

Police did not indicate where Caseres is from but it is believed that he and his assailant hail from the George Street area of Belize City. They have yet to speak to the injured man but have spoken to persons in the area who witnessed what transpired.

Their investigations continue.

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