There were several shooting incidents over the weekend. While it did not result in any fatalities, several persons were injured. This morning at the police press brief, Inspector Wilfredo Ferrufino, Deputy of CIB, provided the media with the details of the incidents.
Inspector Wilfredo Ferrufino – Deputy of CIB
“At approximately 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, police visted to the KHMH where they saw Wayne Davis with a gunshot wound to the forehead along with Ifane Vernon both are residents of Belize, they had indicated that they were sitting at #49 Yorke Street when a lone gunman approached from the front of the vehicle and fired approximately eight shots. One hitting Davis on the forehead who was treated and released likewise Vernon was treated and release. There was another shooting incident sometime about 7:00 p.m. on March 3. Kieron Thompson indicated that he was sitting on a veranda on Vernon Street at the Williams apartment when he heard several shots and realized that he was shot in the left back and lower abdomen. He was admitted to the KHMH in a stable condition. Police investigations continue into the shooting incidents.”