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Former police officer one of two shot outside Playa del Carmen bar

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Two people were shot outside a Playa del Carmen bar during the early morning hours of Thursday. One of the two was a former police officer.

Police responded to a shooting at 2:00 a.m. outside Baby Hot’s bar on the federal highway on the corner of 6th Street north of the Ejidal neighborhood.

Reports say that two people were shot at, one of which was a former police officers of the Fuerzas de Reacción Inmediata. He died. There was no word on the second victim.

The deceased has only been identified as a 30-year-old former officer. He died from a gunshot wound to the head.