Man Accidentally Shoots Cousin in Southern Belize

Updated: September 11, 2015

Police in southern Belize re investigating a shooting incident that left 45-year-old Vance Edward Cabral of Placencia dead. According to Police reports shortly after three o’clock yesterday afternoon, they visited a marina in Seine Bight Village in the Stann Creek District where they saw Cabral with a single gunshot wound to the left temple. According to the report, Vance Cabral and three other male persons were on the boat socializing when 53-year-old Warren Cabral reportedly fired a single shot from his licensed nine millimeter pistol which accidentally caught Vance Cabral to his left temple. 53-year-old boat captain, Warren Cabral was detained as Police continue their investigations.