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Belgian tourists plea for assistance; claims passport and money stolen by San Ignacio police

Belgian tourists plea for assistance; claims passport and money stolen by San Ignacio police

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 3:21 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Two Belgian tourists contacted BBN today to plea for assistance from the Government of Belize, the Ministry of Foreign…

“Police bad minded” says Castro brothers’ attorney

“Police bad minded” says Castro brothers’ attorney

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 8:52 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Herbert Panton, attorney for Jafari and Wasani Castro, is insisting that the leaked information about their criminal charges were…

Over 30 women detained in immigration crackdown

Over 30 women detained in immigration crackdown

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 7:40 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Over 30 women have been detained following a joint operation between the Belize Police Department and Immigration officers. Authorities…

Police and Special Constable charged for extorting tourist

Police and Special Constable charged for extorting tourist

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 5:29 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: According to reports from the San Pedro Sun, on the night of Thursday, June 15, a tourist was at…

San Ignacio/ Santa Elena town councilor passes away

San Ignacio/ Santa Elena town councilor passes away

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 10:12 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: David Morey, a councilor currently serving the San Ignacio/ Santa Elena Town board passed away earlier this week. According to reports,…

Three men remanded for brutal murder of teen girl

Three men remanded for brutal murder of teen girl

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 9:54 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Sixteen-year-old Emy Guerra was brutally killed on Friday night in Santa Familia village. Guerra and her boyfriend Eliseo Bacab…

Two Caribbean Nationals busted with drugs in Harvest Caye

Two Caribbean Nationals busted with drugs in Harvest Caye

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 2:52 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: According to police reports, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 about 8:45 a.m., Placencia Police were called to the Norwegian Escape Cruise…

Elderly man drowns in Toledo District

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 2:38 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday, around 12 pm, Ancuncion Choc, 85, of Santa Elena Village, Toledo District went to take a bath in the…

Police investigating vehicle fire in Belmopan City

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 2:42 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday morning around 2:27,  police responded to reports of a fire at the compound of Scotches Restaurant and Bar located on the…

Police find weed, ammo, and gun in Belize City

Police find weed, ammo, and gun in Belize City

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 2:38 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: On Sunday, Belize City police searched an open lot on East Collet Canal which led to the discovery a black…