People from villages and other districts tend to have a fear of Belize City because of the murder rate per capita that’s often highlighted on the local news. While the fears are generally unfounded, a man from Maskall Village has ample reasons to believe it’s true. On Monday At 3:45 p.m., 23 year old Malique Stuart was walking in Pinks Alley also known as Majestic Alley in Belize City. He was walking in the direction of North Front Street to Queen Street when he was attacked by three men. Two of his assailants were armed with knives and the third wielded a machete, when they injured him. The extent of his injuries are unknown but the police department is investigating the heinous attack on Stuart.