Derrick Ramirez’s body was not the only one found near Dangriga in the past 24 hours. The body of an American National was also found on a sailboat. Assistant Commissioner of Police, Joseph Myvett, said that they are not sure if foul play was involved but there were no signs of violence on the body.
Assistant Commissioner of Police – Joseph Myvett: “Yesterday based on reports received from the Coast Guard police were informed that a white sailboat with the name Breezy 1 was found somewhere off the coast of Dangriga. In that, a male person was found motionless and also a passport identifying that person as Michael Malcolm Junker 71-year-old U.S. National. As a result, the vessel and body were removed to Belize City where at this point in time a post mortem is currently being conducted. No sign of visible physical injury was observed on the body.”
Police are unaware of the circumstances surrounding the victim’s entry into the country, where he had been staying, and for how long he was here.//////