Posted: Wednesday, August 30, 2017. 2:56 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Today, the Office of Prime Minister Dean Barrow issued a statement indicating that the PM has instructed the Belize Police Department to investigate the alleged corrupt ‘land swapping saga’ involving Andre Vega’s 7 acres acquisition on Mosquito Caye as compensation for a parcel of private land that was allegedly and fraudulently obtained by Andre Vega from Government using Amy Forte’s name.
This afternoon, Belizean authorities issued a release stating that the Major Crimes Unit has commenced the investigations.
According to the statement, the matter will be investigated promptly and thoroughly and then a file will be submitted to the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for directives.
BBN will be updating its readers as this story develops.
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