Posted: Monday,July 30, 2018. 12:40 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Belize City police are investigating a report of a stolen skiff.
Jimel Williams, 36, boat captain/tour guide of Belize River Lodge reported that on July 12, around 5:30 p.m., he and American tourist, Dan Wilcox were fishing on board a white 23-feet Mexican Skiff with the name “Belize River Lodge # 5” on the south end of Long Caye when they were approached by 2 men on a brown skiff.
One of the men had a .9mm gun and held Williams and Wilcox at gunpoint.
The culprits also took the Mexican skiff, the outboard engine and fishing gear.
All items are estimated to value $38,090.
No one was hurt during the robbery.
Police investigations continue.
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