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Bar shooting leaves one dead in Cancun

Cancun, Q.R. — One person has been killed and another wounded in a bar shooing in Cancun.

The shooting took place at El Embarcadero in Region 219 on Avenue Kabah in Cancun. Reports say the shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. when unknown men entered the men’s bathroom and shot two males.

One of the men, identified as a male in his early 20s, was killed inside a stall, while the other was reported as injured.

Paramedics from the Red Cross found a deceased male in the bathroom, while an injured worker at the bar identified as Ángel Gilberto, went on his own to a hospital for medical attention to his hand.

Police cordoned off the area to gather information. Municipal and ministerial police implemented a search operation in several surrounding regions to try to locate those responsible for the attack.