All posts by Patrick E. Jones

  • BDF receives donation of trucks from British government

    The Belize Defence Force (BDF) on Wednesday received a donation of 17 four-ton trucks from the British Army Training Support Unit Belize, BATSUB. The trucks were handed over to the BDF Commander, Brigadier General David Jones during...

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Charges laid in shooting of Belize City teen

    Belize City police have arrested and charged Jermy McKoy, 21, for the crimes of attempted murder, use of deadly means of harm and dangerious harm. The charges are the result of a shooting incident Tuesday evening in...

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • San Ignacio business estabishment wins international award

    Congratulations to Jonathan Cariddi and the staff of Mr. Greedy’s Pizzeria in San Ignacio town for receiving the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. “The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve...

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Calla Creek resident ingests pesticide, dies

      A man from Calla Creek village, Cayo has died as a result of what is believed to be suicide. Reports say that Jesus Carillo, 48, died around 8 am today, Thursday, July 11 at the San...

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Inside the Jeld Wen Stadium with the Belize Jaguars

    These are snapshots taken inside the Jeld Wen Stadium in Portland, Oregon as the Jaguars of Belize took on the USA national team. It marked Belize’s debut in the Gold Cup.

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Patrick Andrews declares PUP candidacy

    The People’s United Party (PUP) today announced that Belmopan resident Patrick Jason Andrews has entered his candidacy for the party’s Belmopan Constituency.  In a statement issued this afternoon, Andrews states that the decision to offer himself as...

    • Posted July 10, 2013
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  • Corozal man wanted for robbery; another arrested

    Police in Corozal have issued a Wanted Bulletin for Robert Hill, 37.  Hill, according to police was found in possession of a car belonging to Corozal taxi driver Gregorio Monteroso which was reported stolen on Monday night...

    • Posted July 10, 2013
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  • Police say Mark Robateau last seen alive on Sunday night

    Police investigations into the death of Santa Elena resident Mark David Robateau, 28, continue, even as they have labelled the case a “sudden death.” Robateau’s body was retrieved from the Macal River near the wooden bridge in...

    • Posted July 10, 2013
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  • Belize City youth gunned down

    Belize City police have another murder on their hands. The victim has been identified as Jamal Anthony Neal, 21. Neal, according to police reports, was fatally wounded in a shooting incident around 6:10 pm on Monday. According...

    • Posted July 10, 2013
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  • Corozal cab driver victimized

    A Corozal taxi driver was the victim of a brutal attack on Monday night.  Gregorio Monteroso was hired to take two fares, described as being Hispanic descent men, to the Finca Solana area of Corozal town. Once...

    • Posted July 10, 2013
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