Posted: Monday, July 16, 2018. 6:13 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: Yesterday, police responded to a burglary report at the Portofino Resort in San Pedro, where Raul Rodriguez, manager to the resort, notified authorities that between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m., their main office was broken into.
He revealed to police that two of their company’s safe was stolen containing a combined total of $16,000 in both Belize and U.S. currencies.
Police quickly processed the scene, and as a result, a man living a few blocks from the resort was detained.
Police discovered $9,000 in his possession which is suspected to be from the safe. The safes were also found close to where he was arrested.
Police investigation is ongoing.
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