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Miss Caye Caulker Lobster Fest Injured in Shooting

Posted By: Marty

Miss Caye Caulker Lobster Fest Injured in Shooting - 08/08/12 01:01 PM

Police Operation on North Ambergris Caye leaves one civilian injured


Miss Caye Caulker Lobster Fest, Silvia Joseph, was injured in a shooting incident that occurring on the island of Caye Caulker on Saturday, August 4, 2012, after an assailant pulled out a handgun at a group and threatened them.

According to police reports, at about 5:15am on Saturday, August 4, 2012, they responded to a report of a shooting incident that occurred somewhere by the Caye Caulker split. Police personnel visited the Caye Caulker Health Centre where Lincoln Allen, 29yrs, fisherman of #2 Pinks Alley, Belize City, was seen suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the left palm of the hand and to the left shoulder. Also, Justin Alamina, 23yrs, businessman of #24 Hicaco Avenue, Caye Caulker, was seen suffering with a cut wound to the forehead and Silvia Joseph, 19yrs, waitress of Lousiano Reyes Street, Caye Caulker, was suffering with a cut wound behind the left ear. They were then transported to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital in a private boat by Police personnel.

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Posted By: Amanda Syme

Re: Miss Caye Caulker Lobster Fest Injured in Shooting - 08/08/12 04:05 PM

Neither of the headlines - the one on the thread header or the headline of the story are remotely accurate according to the body of the story.
Posted By: MikeD

Re: Miss Caye Caulker Lobster Fest Injured in Shooting - 08/08/12 05:18 PM

You are right Amanda. The headline refers to an incident on Ambergris Caye involving Steven Bowen Jr. being injured. The story is about a completely unrelated incident on Caye Caulker.
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