Shooting Victim Succumbs to Injuries

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Updated: November 21, 2017

Twenty-two year old Brenda Jandress passed away over the weekend. Jandress, a resident of Corozal Town, was admitted to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after being shot to the stomach while inside her house on November first. Police reported that sometime after eight o’clock that morning, she was inside her house located on Mahogany Street with another male person when a gunshot was heard.  She was hit in the stomach. This morning ACP Joseph Myvette gave an update on the progress of the investigations which is now a homicide.

ACP Joseph Myvette

“On the 19th morning, Brenda Jandress passed away. The police had initially detained two persons when the shooting had recently occurred on the 1st of November and those two persons are now being sought for further questioning in regards to that matter.”

Police have not recovered any weapons or shell casings and say that they did not observe any forced entry into Jandress’ house.