Andrew Ashcroft Writes Statement About Moving To Turks & Caicos Islands With The Twins

“On May 25, 2022, I was given legal custody of my two five year-old children, pursuant to the Families and Children Act, Chapter 173 of the Laws of Belize. I hope that in due course the Magistrate will provide his full reasoning for this important decision.

The Belize Alaia Hotel in San Pedro is now fully operational and open for business, and I had an opportunity to develop a similar hotel in the Turks and Caicos Islands, and have therefore moved there with my family in order to perform my new job.

I will come back to Belize from time to time where I have thoroughly enjoyed bringing a new cutting edge tourist development to San Pedro.

I hold no ill will or malice towards Jasmine and wish her well with the court proceedings in which she is facing charges of manslaughter, cocaine possession and common assault.

During the hotel development process, and at a time when we were working together, I had gifted to Jasmine 10% of the issued share capital of the holding company of The Belize Alaia Hotel. I intend to obtain an independent valuation for these shares and to provide her with their fair value.”
– end quote –