Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2017. 11:44 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Gerrit Verhuyght, 43, a Belgian National of Bullet Tree Falls Village, Cayo District and owner of Iguana Yard Resort also located in Bullet Tree Falls Village reported that on Monday July, 3, 2017 around 3:00 a.m., he was awaken by the barking of his dogs.
Verhuygt reported that when he checked to see why the dogs were barking. He noticed lights on his palapa and lights on one of the cabanas were turned off.
He felt like someone was in his yard so he called a police officer who lives in the vicinity.
Police made checks in the yard and found Hilberto Ye, 21, a laborer of Bullet Tree Falls Village sleeping by a tree on his property.
Ye was taken to the San Ignacio Police station where a search was conducted on him where police found a bunch of keys, some earrings, jewelry and a wire cord all property of Verhught.
Yesterday, Ye was arrested and charged for the crime of burglary.
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