U.S. Embassy Belmopan Statement on the Death of a U.S. Citizen in San Pedro

Belmopan – We are saddened by the events in San Pedro, Belize that occurred Friday. We can confirm the death of a U.S. citizen in San Pedro and offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victim. We are closely monitoring the local authority’s investigation and stand ready to provide all appropriate consular assistance to the family. Out of respect for their privacy, we have nothing further to add at this time.