At about 12:30a.m. on Friday, April 6, 2018, San Pedro police responded to reports of noise coming from an abandoned lot in the San Mateo Area, north of San Pedro Town, Ambergris Caye. Officers observed the lifeless body of Lee Roy Haylock, 22, maintenance worker of San Mateo San Pedro Town.
Police report that the lifeless body was found face down with cut wounds to the throat. In the immediate area they retrieved a small knife with blood which is suspected to be the murder weapon. More information will be available as investigations continue.