24-year-old Bartimeus Tesecum has been charged with murder. At the start of the week, Israel Tesucum was in the kitchen with family members when Bartimeus entered and inflicted a chop wound to his head. Israel was taken to the San Ignacio Hospital where he succumbed to the injury. The police say they have no motive for the chopping incident. The chopping incident occurred in El Progresso in the Cayo District.