August 24, 2023

Common-law husband pleaded not guilty to beating pregnant wife

46-year-old Antonio Teul appeared before Chief Magistrate Jayani Wegodapola, charged with wounding and using insulting words, and pleaded not guilty. He met bail of $1,000 plus [...]
August 23, 2023

Opposition demands ‘criminal investigation’ of Minister Andre Perez

It further suggests that the Prime Minister and Cabinet may be party to obstruction of justice as it has no authority, the UDP believes, to be [...]
August 14, 2023

Police say the murder of Austin Williams may be linked to a domestic dispute

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams told reporters that the prior shooting had taken place near the base of one of the Carnival groups that was practicing [...]
August 11, 2023

La Democracia man is convicted of using threatening words, common assault and damage to woman’s phone broken during domestic dispute

Reyes pleaded guilty to common assault upon his common-law-wife, using threatening words and damage to property for causing damages to her yellow dress valued at $55.
August 11, 2023

Belize City man breaks into home of his ex’s new boyfriend and stabs him

Neal is accused of breaking into the home of Nieri Chiquin at Cleghorn Street on Tuesday night and assaulting him with a knife while his ex [...]
August 9, 2023

International News: Rapper Tory Lanez sentenced to 10 years in shooting of Megan Thee Stallion

Lanez, 31, real name Daystar Peterson, pleaded not guilty to shooting Megan, 28, real name Megan Pete; however a jury convicted him of assault with a [...]
August 3, 2023

Parents of two-year-old girl want her back after assault charge dismissed

Adelia Petillo dropped charges of common assault against common-law husband Fedrick Mai in Magistrate’s Court. The two share girls aged eight and two, but while the [...]
August 3, 2023

Derrick Bull waves at family as he is remanded for murder and aggravated assault

According to attorney Richard “Dickie” Bradley, the magistrate in Orange Walk was out at a conference and so the hearing was moved to the Old Capital. [...]