QCOSTARICA – It was last week, around 4:30pm, when a protestors were still in full demonstration in the area of the Liberia airport in Guancaste. It was also at the same time that Bruce, his brother Ricky, Daniel and Lily were on their way to San Rafael Hospital in Liberia to an Orthopedic appointment for Bruce’s knees.
On his Facebook page, Daniel Bizier, tells his story how they were attacked by a group of some 40 protestors, “with killing looks about them”, began striking their vehicle and occupants with pipes, sticks and stones.
“Bruce and I were injured and taken to the hospital by ambulance. I was the worse with a cut in the neck that would not stop bleeding; they thought it might be my carotid artery. It stopped finally with stitches. I also had a shoulder injury. My shoulder is about twice the normal size where I was hit with a club.They busted out all the windows and beat the entire vehicle and us with clubs and large rocks. Bruce had glass in his left eye and Ricky had minor cuts. They spent 30 minutes … continue reading