The Belize Police Department today announced the arrest and murder charges laid upon Josue Danilo Villatoro Amador 25-year-old, Honduran Waiter of San Pedro Town Belize District in the shooting incident that caused the death of San Pedro Police Officer, Corporal Alfonso Guy.
Based on official police reports, 51-year-old Corporal Alfonso Guy was fatally shot with his police-issued weapon sometime after midnight on Friday, January 11, inside his apartment. The police visited the San Pedro Poly Clinic where they observed, Alfonso Guy undergoing medical treatment for one apparent gunshot wound to his abdomen. Alfonso Guy was transported to the KHMH where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Investigations revealed that about 12:30a.m. on January 11, 2019, Josue Amador was playing with Alfonso Guy’s black Bersa Brand .9mm (police issued firearm with serial number F60603) when he pulled the trigger causing the firearm to discharge which caused Guy's injuries.