Posted: Thursday, March 30, 2023. 9:35 pm CST.
By Breaking Belize News Staff: Authorities have identified the man shot in Teakettle Village earlier this evening as Irwin Santos.
Santos was reportedly in his yard when two masked men attacked him. One of the men hit Santos in the head with a hammer and the other shot him several times during a struggle that ensued.
During the incident, Santos reportedly managed to take off the mask of one of his attackers; the attackers then fled the scene.
Santos was later taken to the Western Regional Hospital for treatment.
Police are seeking one known suspect in connection with the incident.
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