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Cancun father shot dead in front of wife, kids

Cancún, Q.R. — A man driving with his family in Cancun was shot and killed Thursday night.

A man was shot dead while driving with his wife and two children Thursday night in a residential area of Cancun. Although his wife and children were not physically injured, they did witness the shooting.

Preliminary reports say the family was driving on Galaxias del Sol Avenue in SM 251 in Cancun at 9:20 p.m. when bullets began hitting the vehicle. The deceased has been identified as Alexander M.H., a 32-year-old plumber originally from Tabasco.

Police report finding the lifeless body in the driver’s seat of the Voyager. The area was cordoned off by municipal police, while ministerial agents and experts from the State Attorney General’s Office initiated an investigation of the crime scene.