18-year-old, Jaswant Brooks, has been reported missing and his family is appealing for the public to assist in locating him. He was last seen in the Lake Independence area in Belize City around 11am on November 5. His family became concerned when he did not return home in the evening. Love News spoke with Brooks’ father, Kent Brooks Sr., who recalled the last moments of seeing his son.
If anyone has any information on Brooks’ whereabouts they are asked to contact his sisters at 629-7979 or 631-7793, or call the nearest police station. Incidentally, back in June 2016 Brook’s brother, Kent Brooks Jr. was shot in the St Martin’s area and succumbed to his injuries 11 days later. Police believed that the incident was gang related.