Murder victim identified as Jalacte resident
December 22, 2019
Weather conditions expected to improve today
December 23, 2019

BREAKING: Two officers reportedly shot in Santa Cruz

Posted: Sunday, December 22, 2019. 10:30 pm CST.

By BBN Staff: Reports to BBN is that two officers, at least one of which is a BDF soldier, have been shot and injured in an incident which unfolded in Santa Cruz, Orange Walk a short while ago.

According to eyewitness reports, Belizean authorities were pursuing ‘contrabandistas’ to confiscate a load of goods. The ‘contrabandistas’ reportedly crossed over into the Mexican side of the border and left their cargo behind.

BBN understands that while authorities were in the process of recovering the load, the men returned and opened fire on the Belizean authorities, injuring the two officers in the process.

Villagers have reported a heavy police presence in the village. Other details so far have been scarce.


Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-612-0315.


© 2019, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.


  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates