On 24th April, 2012 at 4:55pm, Police visited the K. H. M. H where they saw Jermaine Garnett Sr., 30yrs, laborer of Belize City suffering from a gunshot wound to the left arm pit. Initial investigation revealed that Garnett was inside his white Land Cruiser SUV parked on Freetown Road when his attention was drawn to a male person on a bicycle known to him as “Gizmo” who rode up to the vehicle, pulled out a handgun and pointed it at him. As a result Garnett exited his vehicle and a struggle ensued between both men, where firearm discharged his injury. Police have one person detained pending investigations.
Reference Shooting incident report made by Anthony Leslie Pollard on 16th April, 2012, Police formally arrested and charged Lloyd Leslie, 19yrs, carpenter of #5 Bocotora Street, Belize City for the crimes of (1) Attempted Murder; (2) counts of Attempted Robbery, Dangerous Harm and Use of Deadly Means of Harm.