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14 May 2018






On the 13th of May 2018 at about 9:30pm, police responded to a report at the  Tropicana Restaurant and Bar, Coconut Drive, San Pedro Town. Upon arrival, police observed the lifeless body of Lamont Edward LIPKA, 49 year old American Businessman/Manager of Tropicana Restaurant and Bar of Texas U.S.A., with multiple gunshot wounds. Initial investigation revealed that at 9:20pm, LIPKA was standing in the restaurant at the cash register when a male person entered the restaurant and fired several shots at him, causing his injuries. The body of Lamont Edward LIPKA was transported to the San Pedro Polyclinic where he was pronounced dead by a medical officer. Police investigation continues.



Francisco MAGANA, 77 year old Belizean Farmer of an Orange Walk address, reported that between the hours of 5:00pm, on the 12th of May 2018 and 11:30am, on the 13th of May 2018, his house was broken into and stolen therefrom: (1) 16 gauge single action shot gun and (1) white & red in color STIHL brand weed eater. Police are investigating.




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