Shooting Incident Leaves Belize City Man Injured on Jane Usher Boulevard

Shooting Incident Leaves Belize City Man Injured on Jane Usher Boulevard

A Belize City man is recovering after being shot yesterday. Around seven o’clock, Fredrick Garbutt was walking on Jane Usher Boulevard when he was shot several times. He was later taken to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital for treatment. Assistant Commissioner of Police Hilberto Romero says police are concerned about the Jane Usher Boulevard area, as there have been several shootings there in the past few weeks.

ASP Hilberto Romero, Officer Commanding Eastern Division: “On Sunday the 24th day of March 2024 around 7pm police responded to a shooting incident at Jane Usher Boulevard Belize City. Upon their arrival they found Frederick Garbutt with several gunshot injuries and he was taken to the KHMH for treatment. He is presently listed in a stable condition at the KHMH. Several persons have been detained and are being interviewed in regards to this report.”

Reporter: Is Mr.Garbutt from the area ? 

ASP Hilberto Romero, Officer Commanding Eastern Division: “Yes he is from that area. There are several patrols and special units in that area covering the various gang bases and this person was walking on Jane Usher Boulevard when he was targeted. Yes we are exploring that possibility yes that it may have something to do with a prior shooting.”

We note that just over a month ago, thirty-six-year-old Troy Hyde and fifteen-year-old Lenesha Moody were killed not far from where Garbutt was shot.

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