Damion Eric Blake May Be An Innocent Man Charged With Murder – The Court Report: March 8th. 2022

Ladyville resident, Damion Eric Blake, 21, is charged and remanded for the March 2, 2022 murder of Dijon Kenrick Foreman of Ghost Town, Belize City!

Blake also said in court that,
Before the incident occurred, it could have been avoided because he called the police. he said, I have proof on my phone”.

by: channel 1 Belize.com
Belize City, Tues. Mar. 8, 2022

Tonight a Ladyville resident is accused of the Wednesday, March 2nd. execution style murder of a former Ghost Town resident. 27-year-old, Dijon Kenrick Foreman.

The accused is 21-year-old, Damion Eric Blake, a Taxi-Driver of Ladyville area, Belize.

Blake who was unrepresented in Court appeared before Senior Magistrate, Aretha Ford in Court #2. at about 12 noon where he indicated to the court that his attorney was not present yet.

In light of that Senior Magistrate, Ford adjourned the case until the afternoon session, where Blake was read the single charge of murder.

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Allegations are that on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 he intentionally caused the death of 27-year-old, Dijon Kenrick Foreman.

In court, Senior Magistrate Ford explained to Blake that due to the nature of the offense no plea will be taken from him as the matter is an indictable offense which will be heard only at the Supreme Court level.

She further explained to him that a ‘preliminary inquiry’ (PI) will be held at a later date and if there is sufficient evidence the matter will advance to the Supreme Court for trial and that’s where a judge will take a plea from him.

Blake who initially uttered out in court that he can prove he is innocent by data on his phone, he was told that he need not say anything at this time; 
Blake also said in court that,
Before the incident occurred, it could have been avoided because he called the police. he said, I have proof on my phone”.

“Dijon Kenrick Foreman, had lived in the Mayflower area of Belize City before moving to the Ladyville area. On Wednesday, March 2, 2022 he was shot dead at #32 Myrtle Wade Crescent in Ladyville, which is also the residence of the accused.

Police say that Foreman who is a Sales Representative of the same area, is an associate of Blake, and was hanging out with Blake at his home.

Police say that at around 7:40 p.m., the body of Foreman was found in the backyard of #32 Myrtle Wade Crescent.

Damion Eric Blake next court date is set for May 9, 2022.