By Aaron Humes: A teenage woman resident in the Western Paradise area was in Belize City when according to police, she was robbed while walking on Waight Street in the North Side this morning.
According to the complainant, she was attacked around 8:30 a.m. by a dark-skinned, medium-build man dressed in a grey hoodie and black ¾ cotton pants. He slapped her left cheek to get her attention and stole her blue and white night bag which contained various jewelry and electronic equipment as well as identification and $40 in cash for a total value of $5,295.
The attacker then ran in the direction of Lizarraga Avenue, where he got into a red Ford Fusion car and the car drove off, making good his escape.
Police are investigating.
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