Posted: Friday, August 17, 2018. 1:00 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: On Tuesday, August 14, 2018, Breaking Belize News reported of a chopping incident that occurred in 7 Miles Village, Cayo.
We reported that Israel Tesecum, 25, and his parents were eating inside their home in 7 Miles/ El Progresso village, Cayo when his nephew, Bartimeus Tesecum, 25, entered and chopped him in the head.
Isreal died shortly thereafter.
Police along with villagers were able to apprehend Bartimeus on Wednesday evening.
Bartimeus Tesucum, 24, has since been charged with the crime of murder.
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