A 49 year old man with a mental disability is missing. (COCOM MISSING VO) Rodolfo Cocom who is also known as Nego, is a resident of Yo Creek Village in the Orange Walk District. His brother Remundo said that at 8:00 p.m., on Christmas day he took Rodolfo to his room and when he checked on him at 6:00 a.m. the following morning, he was gone. He was last seen wearing a grey T-shirt and blue long pants. Further north, another person has been reported missing.
The family of (SMITH MISSING VO) 16-year-old Melanie Smith has sought the police’s help in locating her. The teen, a student of Ranchito Village in the Corozal District left her house on the 27th of December and headed to BTL in Corozal Town to purchase a SIM card for a phone. She has not returned home and her family has not heard from her. She is creole, five feet five inches tall, slim built, has curly black hairthick eyebrows and weighs about 110 pounds. Anyone knowing her whereabouts is asked to call 911 or contact the nearest police station.