November 10, 2023

David Gonzalez convicted of murder of wife and mother Marisela Gonzalez in San Pedro

Gonzalez shot Marisela once in the head at their residence after they came home from a night out, dragged her body to a garbage site, disposed [...]
November 8, 2023

No charges for mother and daughter caught up in domestic violence incident, death of Dean Halliday

Assistant Commissioner of Police Hilberto Romero, Officer Commanding Eastern Division told reporters, “An investigation was carried out, the file was sent to the DPP and after [...]
November 8, 2023

Police say argument led to Leslie Verde’s murder after confrontation with common-law-husband Juan Carlos Novelo

Today, police said they were still following up certain details but have established the timeline of events leading to the alleged killing on Saturday, November 4.
November 7, 2023

Juan Carlos Novelo arraigned in San Pedro for the murder of his common-law wife, Leslie Margarita Verde

Novelo is accused of the murder of his common-law wife, Leslie Margarita Verde, 32, on Saturday, November 4 on Caye Caulker.
November 6, 2023

BREAKING: Police charge Caye Caulker man Juan Carlos Novelo for murder of Leslie Verde

Verde, 32, was found motionless of the floor of her home on Saturday morning by her daughter after coming home around 5 that morning and taking [...]
November 5, 2023

Belize City man stabbed to death following domestic incident; mother and daughter detained

According to police, 52-year-old Dean Halliday was visiting his girlfriend at her residence in Maxboro Community outside Sandhill, Belize District after 5 p.m. when a fight [...]
October 28, 2023

Attorney at center of Andre Perez investigation speaks out, says she feels “threatened” by public comments

The suspended Government Minister and area representative for Belize Rural South told Channel 5 News that he expects to be welcomed back to Cabinet shortly, though [...]
October 14, 2023

Angry housekeeper fined for damaging partner’s car window

Tiffany Burgess pleaded guilty to damage to property and was fined $400 and cost of court due by January 1, 2024, in default three months imprisonment.