Man wanted in connection with chopping incident

Updated: February 15, 2016

Police are looking for Edwin Chacon who is a suspect in a chopping incident that occurred yesterday in the Salvapan area of Belmopan.  Thirty three year old Fernando Soria reported to the police that while heading home he was attacked by one Edwin Chacon with whom he had been drinking with. Soria suffered cut wounds to the head, right thumb, both knees and his right index finger amputated. Soria was transported to the Western Regional Hospital where he was later transported to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital in a critical condition. Police investigations continue.