April 10, 2024

Common-law-husband cries in court after pleading guilty to assaulting wife but avoids jail time

But he was contrite in court, tearing up after pleading guilty despite claiming his partner was aggressive toward him as well. Nonetheless, he professed remorse and [...]
April 10, 2024

‘I’m sorry momma:’ Son must keep the peace with his mother after choking her in dispute

25-year-old Jose Neri Mayorga Fuentes of Mile 20, George Price Highway (Cashew Farm Housing Site) was charged with common assault. He initially pleaded not guilty, but [...]
April 10, 2024

Volunteer BDF soldier charged with rape

Nolberto, a volunteer with the Belize Defence Force (BDF), appeared before a Magistrate who explained to him that the offense for which he was charged was [...]
April 10, 2024

Oscar Galindo, 20, is charged with traffic accident death of Denia Rowland, 19

Rowland died on impact from hitting the pavement after being flung out of the vehicle, which flipped several times.
April 9, 2024

Belize City man pleads guilty to viral video ambush

However, the presiding Senior Magistrate questioned the charge levied by the police as the offense committed was a very serious one where he beat up a [...]
April 8, 2024

Accused in handling stolen goods case unable to avoid jail

Allegations are that on March 31 at Vernon Street he dishonestly assisted in the retention of a pink mini washing machine valued at $85; a yellow [...]
April 8, 2024

Tehje Vaughan must stand trial for manslaughter by negligence in shooting of co-worker following preliminary inquiry

Cantun, Vaughan, and another were socializing near Alaska, a popular store on 2nd Street, King's Park, Belize City, nearly a year ago on April 28, 2023, [...]
April 5, 2024

Nephew is arraigned and out on bail for allegedly harming his aunt during family dispute in Lords Bank

Accused of harm is 21-year-old Ronaldo Mai, a construction worker of 10 1/2 Miles Phillip Goldson Highway.