A Belize City man was shot this morning while riding in Belize City. According to reports the victim and another man were riding bicycles on Central American Boulevard. And, upon nearing Matura Street they were approached by two gunmen. The assailants opened fire at the men but they too came under fire from a police officer who was nearby. The officer pursued the gunmen but was unable to apprehend either of them. The incident resulted in one man being transported to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital for medical attention while the other escaped unharmed. Our newsroom will continue to follow this story and have more on this incident in tomorrow’s newscast.