Pakarshi Wadhwa, manger of Wings Department Store, on Coconut Drive reported to Police that at about 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17, whist entering his home on the third floor he was attacked by two male persons of dark skin complexion. They took his green and silver cell phone, one Citizens silver watch and one gold chain. His wife was robbed of her green Samsung cell phone and one gold anklet.
One of the male persons then forced him to go to the 1st floor of Wings Department Store where monies of different denominations were taken from the cash register. The men took an undisclosed amount of money and hit the manager of Wings on the head with a hammer.
Quick Police investigations led to the detention of one Oliver Peters, 33-year-old, Belizean laborer of Belize City and Edward Barona, 31-year-old, Belizean laborer of DFC Area. Oliver Peters and Edward Barona were both charged for the crime of burglary. Oliver Peters was charged separately for the crimes of burglary and wounding. Both men have been arraigned at the San Pedro Magistrate Court before Magistrate Patricia Arana where they were denied bailed and remanded to Hattieville Prison until their next court appearance.
Update on Maria Antonia Plaza Gomez Murder Case
Police have not made any arrests in regards to the murder case of Maria Antonia Plaza Gomez; they continue to work diligently on the investigation case.
Maria Antonia Plaza Gomez, a female flight attendant of Maya Island Air Regional was reported missing on Sunday, October 31, and her lifeless body was found on Tuesday, November 2. Plaza Gomez was violently tortured, assaulted and brutally murdered.
Anyone with valuable information or leads in regards of the murder of Maria Antonia Plaza Gomez are kindly asked to come forward at the police station or call 226-2022.