Teacher Gets Shot in Seine Bight

Updated: January 3, 2017

A 32-year-old teacher is recovering from a gunshot wound to the foot in southern Belize.  The Dangriga woman was visiting friends in Seine Bight Village, Stann Creek District and was talking to a cousin near Nautical Inn when they heard noises resembling the sound of pop-shots.  Those noises turned out to be gunshots; moments later the woman realized that she was shot to the foot. The shooting happened just after one o’clock yesterday afternoon.