Orange Walk was not the only district to have an unusual crime. The police also told us about a construction worker, Jose Lopez who is in a critical condition after he was assaulted during an attempted robbery on the street in the Capital city.
Inspector Wilfredo Ferrufino, CIB, Belize City: “For Belmopan there was the robbery of Mr.Jose Lopez, an eighteen year old construction worker of Las Flores area reported that on Monday sometime around 5″30pm he was making his way from the Rivera area towards the highway and he was approached by a male person who was armed with a machete. That individual demanded his bicycle and in doing so he inflicted multiple chop wounds to the left side of Mr.Lopez’s head. He was transported to the Western Regional Hospital and further transported to the KHMH where he is in a critical condition.”