July 24, 2023

High Court finds brothers Delson and Tionne Paguada guilty of murder of Paul Jex but alleged accomplice not guilty

However, their co-accused, 51-year old Timothy Carcamo, was found not guilty due to major identification issues by the police, Judge Pilgrim saying he was not satisfied [...]
July 15, 2023

Belizean-American acquitted of murder on Ambergris Caye

Meighan was found in a sitting position between two beds in a room at the Central Park Hotel near the town center. He was dressed in [...]
July 14, 2023

High Court judge finds alleged shooter not guilty of murder but convicted his co-accused of murder

The Crown jointly accused two men, Emmerson Garnett, 32, and Leroy Haulze, 28, of carrying out the murder, the first as the shooter and the second [...]
July 8, 2023

Four from Toledo imprisoned for manslaughter

Justice Moore sentenced Sabanito Cal to 15 years with effect from 26th April 2017; Tyrone Ba was sentenced to 13 years with effect from 26th April [...]
July 8, 2023

Samuel Trapp charged with Lord’s Ridge Cemetery murder of Gabriel Tillett, 18

28-year-old Samuel Trapp appeared before Chief Magistrate Jayani Wegodapola, giving his address as Egbert Quilter Avenue, Ladyville, Belize District, although he is also listed as living [...]
July 8, 2023

Dwayne Douglas Tillett, 20, charged, arraigned, and remanded for the attempted murder of Aaron Matura, 43

He has been identified as 20-year-old, Dwayne Douglas Tillett of Rivero Street, Belize City.
July 8, 2023

Giovanni Burns convicted of 2019 rape, attempted rape, and sexual assault

Burns is accused of raping a 24-year-old woman who he forced to perform oral sex on him on February 1, 2019. The victim also testified, in [...]
July 8, 2023

Kareem Harvey not guilty of attempted murder

32-year-old Kareem Harvey was charged with the attempted murder of then-21-year-old, Jordan Murrillo on June 3, 2019, in Sandhill Village at around 8:30 p.m., at the [...]