The Belize Police Department has confirmed that 42 year old Fabio Paradez succumbed this morning while receiving treatment at the KHMH. Paradez was shot while at the corner of Kelly Street and Hunters Lane on March 24. He was socializing with some friends when two men on bicycles approached them. One of the men pulled out a firearm and blasted several bullets in their direction, hitting Paradez in both legs. Police are investigating whether his murder is gang related.