3 Men Fatally Shot At House In Sandhill Village

On Thursday, November 17, 2022, at about 10:35 p.m., based on information received police responded to a report at mile 19 Sand Hill village, Belize District.

Upon arrival, they entered a yellow elevated wooden house where they observed the motionless bodies of three (3) male persons with apparent gunshot wounds to their bodies.

Initial investigation revealed that, at about 10:30 p.m., shots were heard in the area, subsequently police were alerted.

The individuals were later identified by family members as; Emerson Garcia, a 43-year-old, Belizean laborer, Jareem Jammal Davis, a 20-year-old, Belizean laborer, and Charleston Jenkins, a 19-year-old, all of a Sandhill Village address.

The bodies were transported to the KHMH where they were all pronounced dead on arrival.
Police are investigating.

This afternoon the COMPOL and other officers and investigators went to Sandhill and also briefed the media on the ongoing investigation.  

Sr. Superintendent of Police  Hilberto Romero told the media that the house where the triple murder took place was known for selling marijuana,  but the police are investigating all possible motives for the triple murder.