February 16, 2024

Honduran woman who arrived in Belize only six days ago fined, jailed and to be deported

Only six days ago, Rosales crossed the banks of the Mopan River into Belize from Guatemala and made it to Belize City, where she was hired [...]
February 14, 2024

Elwin Pitter, 19, is charged with aggravated burglary on a neighbour

Pitter was arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on a single charge of aggravated burglary to which he pleaded not guilty.
February 14, 2024

Michael “Chucky” Baptist Jr jailed nine years for dangerous harm by stabbing of Eugene “Fat Back” Webster

The maximum term is 20 years and Baptist faced as much as 15 years according to presiding High Court Justice Nigel Pilgrim, after a jury convicted [...]
February 14, 2024

Former Coast Guard Keyren Tzib says she accidentally shot co-worker; doctors say she had anxiety, depression, PTSD

Tzib, accused of attempted murder of Coast Guardsman Troy Hyde by shooting him with an M-4 carbine rifle, addressed the court of Justice Candace Nanton from [...]
February 13, 2024

Marlon Flowers pleads guilty to stealing man’s bike without explanation

48-year-old Marlon Flowers, a construction worker of West Street, Belize City, pleaded guilty to dishonestly appropriating, on December 17, 2023, a black and chrome 24-inch beach [...]
February 13, 2024

Police make arrest in armed robbery at J&Y Cement Block Factory – Kenrick Cumberbatch, 22, is arraigned

Cumberbatch was charged for allegedly holding up Jiabi Wang along with two other persons, stealing $2,000 in cash.
February 13, 2024

Shedrack White not fit to stand trial for murder, High Court rules; remains detained at “His Majesty’s pleasure”

White has been diagnosed with schizophrenia, one of the most serious of all mental illnesses, and the Chief Government Psychiatrist has found he will remain on [...]
February 13, 2024
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Gertrude Hunter’s nightmare: Grandmother, 61, brought up on criminal charges after eviction from Cemetery Road residence

Hunter was charged with damage to property, two counts of aggravated assault of two female police officers and trespassing in premises. She is accused of separate [...]