The Corozal Police were called out to San Joaquin Village sometime around 3:00 AM on the morning of Thursday, June 29th.
Upon arrival they found 21-year-old, Salvadoran National, Omar Moralez Gonzalez suffering from a chop wound and 20-year-old, Doniver Armoldo Ruano suffering from a chop wound to the right side of his neck.
Both men were transported to the Corozal Community Hospital for treatment.
Ruano was treated and released but unfortunately the same could not be said for Gonzalez who was reported to have succumbed to his injuries.
The Corozal Police are currently seeking Arturo Tamai Tzul who is believed to be the culprit behind the attack and murder.
If you see him, please call your local police station.