Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2020. 7:49 am CST.
By BBN Staff: Two young Belizean men are in trouble after they gave both gave long, shady and contradicting reports of being kidnapped and robbed of a rental car.
The men have been identified as Lincoln Ortiz, 20, and Kymar White, 18.
They told police that at about 6 o’clock on Wednesday night they were socializing near the sea wall on Marine Parade Boulevard in Belize City.
That was coincidentally when two men approached them armed with a rusty .38 revolver and demanded they get in the vehicle and drive towards mile 4 of the George Price Highway.
Upon reaching, one of the alleged perpetrators took over the wheels from White and drove them to a location on the Hummingbird Highway where they were forced out of the vehicle and tied up.
Police say the accounts given by both men were contradictory and for that reason, the matter is under investigation.
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