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Newsline: U.S. Embassy in Belize confirms death of citizen

The United States Embassy in Belize on Sunday confirmed the death of a U.S. citizen there. The U.S. Embassy, in keeping with State Department policy, did not identify the victim. (https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/nation-world/story/2023-01-01/us-tourist-killed-by-gunfire-in-belize) However, New Orleans media outlet nola.com identified her as J’Bria Bowens, a nursing student a Louisiana State University. Belize Police Commissioner Chester Williams told local outlet 7 News Belize on Saturday that two men had been arrested and charged with murder in the killing that occurred Friday night in San Pedro on the island of Ambergris Caye, a popular tourist destination.

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