Belize City: Wednesday, 2nd January 2019
The fourth New Year’s murder took place around 8:00pm on Jane Usher Blvd, and it was that of 22 year old Preston Reynolds. According to preliminary police investigations, Reynolds was last seen riding a bicycle in that immediate vicinity when two other cyclist rode up beside him on separate bicycles and gunned him down.
When police arrived on the scene, they found Reynolds lying face down on the road side in a pool of blood with apparent gunshot wounds to the back of the head and body. He was rushed to the KHMH but was pronounced dead upon arrival. No arrest has been made, and police continue their investigations.