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Saturday, December 3

Not guilty!

 Amandala Online: "Mark Vernon, 23, a stevedore of Belize City, was found not guilty by a jury of 9 women before Justice Herbert Lord today on a charge of manslaughter by negligence.
  
Vernon, defended by attorney Richard “Dickie” Bradley, was accused of negligence in the shooting death of his cousin, David Burgess, 17, who died two days after being shot once in the back of the head on August 9, 2008, while riding in a motor vehicle on Caesar Ridge Road near its junction with Fabers Road, the Wilton Cumberbatch Sports Field and the Yabra Police Station and Community Policing Center."