One man has been arrested and charged for the attempted murder of known gang member Jervis Diamond of the May Flower Area in Belize City. Hilberto Romero, senior superintendent of police has more details on that shooting incident.
Senior Supt. Hilberto Romero, Deputy Head, National Crimes Investigation Branch: “Reference the shooting of Jervis Diamond that occurred on Tuesday we have since arrested and charged Kareem Kelly, 21 years, of Mayflower for the crimes of dangerous harm, attempt murder and use of deadly means of harm.
Reporter: Sir if you could just go over the circumstances of that shooting for us ?
Senior Supt. Hilberto Romero, Deputy Head, National Crimes Investigation Branch: “This is a shooting that occurred in the Mayflower area and this is as a result of internal fighting within that group of persons within that area. He is known to the police and both of them reside in that area.”