Posted: Sunday, May 13, 2018. 9:12 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff:Belize City police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred yesterday morning in the old capital.
According to police, yesterday around 10, they went to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital and saw six-year-old Lemar Orellano with an injury to the upper right side of his back.
Police investigation revealed that Orellano was seated in the rear passenger seat of a white taxi Dodge Caravan driven by William Garbutt when around Central American Boulevard they heard several shots.
The shots damaged the rear windshield of the vehicle injuring the kid.
A medical examiner confirmed that Orellano’s injuries were from fragments of broken glass.
Police are investigating.
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