Gun violence also reared its ugly head in Belize City over the weekend. On Saturday night, a man was rushed to the KHMH after he was shot to the body. According to police, around seven o’clock, 36-year-old Giovanni Williams was targeted while riding his bicycle on Armadillo Street. Senior Superintendent Hilberto Romero says that Williams came under fire as rode past a house on the street.
Sr. Supt. Hilberto Romero: “Police visited the KHMH where they found Geovanni Williams, 36 years, with gunshot injury to the body. He’s listed in stable condition in the hospital and investigation into this matter continues at this time. We have patrols in that area. We know the type of area that is and as soon as shots were heard, police responded but they found no one there. The victim was then taken to the KHMH.”
Reporter: Is he cooperating with officers?
Sr. Supt. Hilberto Romero: “Yes he’s cooperating.”