policeThe bloodshed continued on Sunday around 4:00am at a social gathering on Ysaguirre Boulevard in Hattieville, when a shot was fired into the gathering from over an adjacent lot, injuring three persons. 40-year-old Gregory Leslie received injuries to his hand and abdomen; 26-year-old Kevin Staine received injuries to the back of the head and Police Corporal Orlando Bowen was grazed on his hand by a bullet.

At night time on Sunday, Scenes of Crime personnel responded to another shooting on Iguana Street. Police report that 35-year-old Calbert Alexander Budd Jr. suffered from an apparent gunshot wound to the left elbow. Police say Budd was shot by a stray bullet.

Also on Sunday, police intervened and shot a knife wielding man who was chasing a Belize City woman threatening to kill her. The victim, 23 year old Stacey Shalene Williams of Kraal Road, reported that at 9:30 that night, she got into an argument with her uncle Raymond Flowers who reportedly demanded food from her.


When she refused to offer him food, Flowers got angry and armed himself with a ‘shiny metal object’ and attempted to assault her. Officers fired a single shot hitting Raymond Flowers on the left leg and left hand.

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